Blount Press Row
Don't Miss

Lesson in Teamwork

Troutt, Shields lead Alcoa Middle to finals

By Stefan Cooper
Blount Press Row

Sometimes a friend knows just the right thing to say.

For much of the game Friday night, Alcoa Middle leading scorer Tara Shields couldn’t buy a basket. It happens like that sometimes, even for shooters as talented as the dead-eye Shields, last season’s middle school player of the year as a seventh-grader. Turns out Hannah Troutt can do some things we didn’t know she could do, including give great advice.

This content is for Gold and Silver subscribers only.
Log In Subscribe

You must be logged in to post a comment Login