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Laurel girls basketball reloads with high hopes
Laurel girls basketball reloads with high hopes

Judging by past history, the Laurel girls basketball team knows how to overcome the loss of graduating players, and the table is set for them to do it again this year. Last season, the Lady Spartans returned only two starters from the previous year and they were picked to finish in near the bottom in the league standings. “We were picked in the bottom the last two years,” said coach Tommy Harrison, whose squad finished 14-11 and went all the way to the regional championship game before losing to Eleanor Roosevelt. Gone from that team are two key starters who are now playing in college. Megan Brown, now at Division III Stevens Institute of Technology, in Hoboken, N.J., and...