Lady Bombers: basketball Only varsity this year


PINE PLAINS — As a result of low enrollment, the Pine Plains Central School District Board of Education announced at its meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 14, that the district won’t be hosting a girls junior varsity basketball team this year.

Superintendent of Schools Martin Handler explained that the decision not to have a girls junior varsity team was a matter of numbers. When it came time to register for basketball, only 14 students signed up, which was enough for one varsity team but not for a varsity and a junior varsity team.

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