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Head Coach: Tony Watkins
Assistant Coach: Mandy Ginn
The Franklin County Lady Lions come into the Deep South Classic with a 9-2 record riding a 9 game winning streak while outscoring their opponents 71-50. The Lady Lions are a young team who have zero seniors on the roster and are currently ranked in the Top 10 in the State. The Lady Lions are led by Coach Tony Watkins, who previously coached his Woodward Academy Boys Team to the Deep South Classic Championship 20 years ago in 1996. Coach Watkins on returning back to Gwinnett to play in the Deep South, “We are excited to be invited to the Deep South as we think it will help prepare us for our region schedule which includes defending State Champ Morgan County as well as Number 4 ranked Hart County.”
Players to Watch
Mya Jones-JR. 21.5 ppg, 6 rpg,6apg, 5spg-Shooting 54 percent
Ivey Ginn -JR. 16ppg,9rpg,4spg,4apg-shooting 44 percent
Asia Jones-JR. 12.8 ppg, 9 rpg,4spg,4apg-Shooting 45 percent
Maddie Moorhead-JR. 8ppg
Manazia Merriett-JR. 8ppg
Madison Williams JR.
Peyton Rivers SOPH.
Kalyn Jinks FRESH