Paris defeats TH North to win Thanksgiving Tournament


PARIS, Ill. (WTHI) — Hosting the North American Lighting Thanksgiving Tournament, Paris girls’ basketball claimed the trophy tonight on the home floor, defeating Terre Haute North 42-24.

The Tigers built a commanding lead in the first half, holding a 25-9 lead at the intermission. From there, Paris came out to control the tempo of the game in the second half, preventing the Patriots from scoring the large number of points that they needed to get back in the game.