|Defense leads Lady Panthers to win|
By JIM LANGHAM
PAULDING – The Paulding County girls’ basketball team opened its new campaign with a 49-24 win over Antwerp at home last week.
The Panthers jumped into a 13-6 lead at the end of the first stop and extended it to 23-14 at the halfway mark.
Paulding continued its defensive dominance of the game in the third quarter, besting the Archers, 15-6, to coast to the big win.