Greenbrier East Lady Spartans Suffer Heartbreaking Loss To Beckley Eagles

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Lady Spartans (20-4) had everything working for them. A home game, a large crowd, and a completely healthy team.

Unfortunately, that was not enough as the Beckley Flying Ealges (13-10) came to Spartan gym and stole a 67-63 victory right out of the grasp of the Lady Spartans. It was Beckley's second win in the building this month.

Read more in the Monday, February 26, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier East Lady Spartans Beat Riverside In Sectional Game

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Lady Spartans did not shoot very well against the Riverside Warriors on Wednesday, February 21, but they did enough in other areas to secure a 72-52 victory in the Region 3, Section 2, semifinal. 

The Spartans got 17 points from Taylor Dunbar, which included 10 in the opening quarter, as they pulled away late in the first half en route to the win.

Read more in the Thursday, February 22, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Lady Spartans Take On Riverside In Sectionals

By Brandon Baker

Outside of a two-game losing streak the first week of February, the Greenbrier East Lady Spartans (19-3) have been a model of consistency. 

East is set to take on the Riverside Lady Warriors tonight, Wednesday, February 21, at the Greenbrier East Gymnasium in the first round of the Region 3, Section 2, tournament.

Read more in the Wednesday, February 21, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Struggle In Fourth Quarter

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans played a pretty good game for the three-and-a-half quarters on Friday, February 9. But in the fourth, a late game scoring drought was the demise in their 81-67 loss to the Bluefield Beavers.

East came out of the gates with good energy and effort.

Read more in the Monday, February 12, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier East Lady Spartans Continue Up And Down Week During Championship Play

By Brandon Baker

Third-ranked Greenbrier East Lady Spartans have only lost three games this season. Unfortunately, their last two contests make up two of those losses.

East (15-3) started off on the right foot last weekend in the Big Atlantic Classic in Beckley when they defeated the Hedgesville Lady Eagles in dominating fashion. 76-30, but two nights later, in the championship game game, East suffered a tough 54-46 loss to the Morgantown Mohigans (12-4) who were ranked sixth.

Read more in the Thursday, February 8, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Pick Up Second Win Of The Season

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans (2-10) lost to Bluefield on Tuesday, January 23, on the road, but their resilient performance in that game ,catapulted by Bailey Coles' career high 19 points, led to an even better performance on Wednesday night against the Covington Cougars.

The Cougars, who came in with a record of 12-3, left Greenbrier East 12-4 after the Spartans picked up a much needed 56-51 victory.

Read more in the Friday, January 26, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Lady Spartans Hang On For Win Over Bluefield

By Brandon Baker

After suffering their first loss of the season this past Saturday night to George Washington, the Greenbrier East Lady Spartan (11-1) needed a bounce back performance at home against a scrappy Bluefield Beavers (10-6) team on Monday, January 22.

That is exactly what the Spartans did as they held on to survive a furious comeback attempt by the Beavers and won 53-50.

Read more in the Tuesday, January 24, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

GEHS Struggles To Rediscover Confidence

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans just recently traveled to Beckley to face the Woodrew Wilson Flying Eagles on Saturday, January 20, at the Raleigh County Convention Center. East lost 63-41.

In December, East played Beckley tough, before eventually falling late 78-64.

Read more in the Monday, January 22, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Fourth Quarter Comeback Falls Short, GE Spartans Lose To Nicholas County

By Brandon Baker

In one of the stranger games in recent memory, the Greenbrier East Spartans (1-8) hosted the Nicholas County Grizzlies (6-6) in a battle of former Class AAA rivals on Thursday, January 18.

With the Spartans missing senior point guard Cory Beswick due to a concussion he suffered Saturday night against Graham, VA, the Spartans struggled in their half court offense which led to ice cold shooting and several critical turnovers. When the final horn sounded, East had come up on the wrong end of the scoreboard, 56-46.

Read more in the Friday, January 19, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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