The Lady Tigers rallied to take the lead late in the fourth quarter, but Paxton regained control in the game's waning minutes to beat Chipley 39-34 in the Class 1A girls basketball state championship at The Lakeland Center today, Thursday, February 20.

Chipley collected its second consecutive runner-up finish at state and finished the year 25-6.

For more on this game, read the Fevruary 22 edition of the Washington County News.