How does it feel to go into a game 20 points away from scoring 1000 points in your High School playing days? Savannah Goodman was in that position on Thursday, January 10, versus the Lancaster Lady Red Devils. The Lady Red Devils have played the Lady Raiders and starting point guard Savannah Goodman very tough over the past few years, so she (Savannah) would have to be focused on running the offense to get the other players involved to get a victory then reach the 1000th point mark if attainable. With her family, friends, team mates, coaches, and the boys’ basketball team screaming and encouraging her to get the needed points after they had secured the win. Savannah Goodman stepped to the free-throw line late in the fourth period and hit the shot to send the gym into a frenzy. Her perfecting the Europe step going to the hoop has accounted for a good portion of the 1000 points. The Lady Raiders won (44-38). They defeated the Lady Trojans on Tuesday January 8 (62-38). Head Coach Ellen Gaines said, “We were working on executing our offense trying to improve and play better each game.
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Savannah Goodman sinks a free-throw for her 1000th point.