Northern Guilford Lady Nighthawks Championship Team Honored by Greensboro Rotary

by Eric Perdew, Contributor

The Greensboro Rotary honored the Northern Guilford Lady Nighthawks on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 for their 2018 3A Women’s Basketball State Championship. Northern Guilford defended their 2017 3A Women’s Basketball State Championship with an amazing performance by seniors Elissa Cunane, Kassie  Robakiewicz, and Mercedes Wampler. Elissa Cunane will be playing for the NC State Lady Wolfpack, and she ended her high school career on her new college home court at Reynolds Coliseum on the campus of NC State. Kassie Robakiewicz won the MVP of the title game with an impressive 24-point explosion. Mercedes Wampler was the Regional Finals Player of the Game.  Coach Kim Furlough is the only women’s basketball head coach at Northern Guilford since it opened in 2007.