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West Orange Times & Observer Friday, Feb. 25, 2022 9 months ago

Dr. Phillips girls basketball advances to state championship

The Lady Panthers defeated Vero Beach 79-57 in Lakeland to advance to the final.
by: Chris Martucci Sports Editor

Dr. Phillips' girls basketball team is headed to the state final for the first time in a few seasons after defeating Vero Beach 79-57 in the Class 7A state semifinal game in Lakeland. 

The Panthers will look to win their first state title since 2013-14. 

DP will play the winner of the Colonial vs. Miami game on Saturday, Feb. 26 at 8 pm in Lakeland. 

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Chris Martucci is the sports editor for the West Orange Times & Observer,  Southwest Orange Observer and He holds a master's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri — Columbia School of Journalism, as well as a bachelor's degree in...

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