Basketball preview: Lincoln girls


Lincoln’s Paige Bybee goes to the ground to keep a loose ball away from Concordia’s Ellison Brunkhorst during a W-K Shootout game.


Sloan Swearngin directs teammate Sidney Johnson during a district tournament game at Windsor last season.


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Lincoln’s Paige Bybee goes to the ground to keep a loose ball away from Concordia’s Ellison Brunkhorst during a W-K Shootout game.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/web1_Bybee.jpgLincoln’s Paige Bybee goes to the ground to keep a loose ball away from Concordia’s Ellison Brunkhorst during a W-K Shootout game.

Sloan Swearngin directs teammate Sidney Johnson during a district tournament game at Windsor last season.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/web1_DSC_2379.jpgSloan Swearngin directs teammate Sidney Johnson during a district tournament game at Windsor last season.

Head Coach: Cassy Nicolay, second year

2014-15 record: 4-18, 1-10 Kaysinger

Who’s back: Taylor Sanders, senior guard; Paige Bybee, junior point guard averaged 11.5 ppg last year; Sloan Swearngin, junior forward, averaged 7 ppg last year; Seana Hansen; Blayke Bays; Korie Faulconer

Who’s new: Christine Eckhoff, 5-10 freshman with a nice shot who can contribute on offense and defense.

Who’s gone: Allison Spunaugle, Ellie Spunaugle

Outlook: Nicolay expects her team to be “quick and pesky” on defense. Lincoln returns the core group from 2014-15.

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