Andover Central rallies against Goddard, joins state tournament

Andover Central joins the State tournament field after a 55-27 win over Goddard on Friday. The Jaguars will head to Emporia for the first time since 2014.

Dec, 6, 2019; Andover, Kansas, USA; during an AVCTL matchup between Andover Central and Maize South ©Kelly Ross

Andover Central stormed to a commanding lead after the halftime break. The Jags seemed to be able to hit from any spot on the floor that fit their offense.

Ellie Stearns and Jaden Newfarmer were among the many Jaguars who found success from three-point range. Sophomore Brittany Harshaw was also included in the scoring attack for Andover Central as the Jaguars pushed the lead to twenty in the third quarter.

Andover Central will return to the state tournament with just one loss on the season.