PAC Basketball Varsity Season Opener

The PAC Panthers Varsity Boys Basketball team opened their 2013-2014 season with a 61-40 win over the Mariners from Lake Pointe Academy at First Baptist Church in Columbia.  The Panthers used a strong defensive effort, including 16 steals, to open a 27 point lead early in the 4th quarter and cruised to the 61-40 victory.   The Panthers outrebounded the Mariners 37-20 and shot 46% from the field as a team.  The Panthers were led by Jonathan Burke with 13 points and Noah Wrobel with 11 points and 6 rebounds.  Jacob Stevenson added 9 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 assists for the Panthers.  Alex Kurtz led the Mariners with 21 points and 7 steals.  The Panthers moved to 1-0 on the season and will visit Richard Winn Academy on November 21st at7:15 PM.  The PAC Panthers Boys Middle School  team will open their season at 5:00 on Thursday, November 21st at Richard Winn.