Norphlet’s Kalisha Willis (24) takes a shot as Strong’s Moesha Thrower (24) and LaTina Davis (10) defend during the championship game of the 7-2A East District Tournament at Hampton on Saturday. Norphlet won 68-46.
HAMPTON – There was no mercy rule. No early knockout. No easy laugher. Strong made Norphlet work Saturday night for its 2A 7-East District championship. But, in the end, the Lady Leopards proved they could do it the hard way if necessary, gradually pulling away to a 68-46 victory.