Girls

Sarah Weaver leads Punxsy in points and assists per game and is approaching a personal milestone — the 1,000-point career mark. (Photo by Zak Lantz/The Punxsutawney Spirit) 

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Experience can go a long way in high school sports, and experience is at a premium for this year’s Punxsy girls basketball team, a group that’s faced the pandemic-related obstacles that no other winter sports program has had to deal with before.

Still, despite such road- blocks — including a 10-day stretch during which all their games were canceled and having seen multiple players miss games as a result of contact tracing throughout the season — the Lady Chucks have pressed through and won their first eight games of the season. 

For the full story, read The Spirit Tuesday.

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