They are led by senior Alexis Payne, but the predominantly young team has a bright future.
"We're very young," first-year Coach Richie Cantrell said. "Alexis is our only senior."
Sophomore guard Abbie Buchan is averaging 15 points a game and has shown flashes of becoming a star.
Then there is the middle school program.
"There were 48 girls out for the middle school team this year," Cantrell said. "We have a tremendous talent pool here."
Though he is closing in on retirement Cantrell has some unfinished business to take care of in the next couple of years.
"If I can get the program started in the right direction," he said. "Then somebody can come in and they can do well."
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GEORGE WASHINGTON senior guard Rachel Ward passed the 1,000-point mark for her career Saturday when the Patriots defeated Beckley 59-29.
She is averaging 16.9 points per game this season.
A double-threat, Ward hit .384 as the starting shortstop for the Patriots' softball team last spring.
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FORMER NITRO All-Stater Kendra Wallace is finishing her collegiate career at High Point this season.
Wallace has 982 career points and 202 career 3-pointers.
Kanawha County's other two Division I women's basketball players are also doing quite well this season.
Former Nitro and George Washington High star Dri Nazario has started 14 of North Carolina A&T's games this year as a sophomore and leads the 11-7 Aggies in assists.
Former Nitro and South Charleston High standout Brittany Gordon is having a strong freshman season at Pittsburgh.
Gordon has played in every game and started in nine for the 9-10 Panthers.
Although averaging only 17 minutes a game, she is second on the squad in assists.