Denton lay-up

Senior guard Madee Denton beats Sevier County’s Hailey Williams to the hoop for a lay-up during the second half of Friday’s win. Denton scored 11 points in the 41-20 victory. – DALE GENTRY | THE STANDARD BANNER

SEVIERVILLE - A week-long layoff left them rusty, but Jefferson County High’s girls took care of business Friday, finishing a perfect run through their district schedule with a 41-20 win over Sevier County.

The victory completed the 2-AAA regular season for the Lady Patriots, who earned the championship with a perfect 12-0 record, and improved to 21-4 overall. They will be the number one seed in the district tournament, starting next week at Morristown East.

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