Riverdale Lady Warriors win third state championship

The Riverdale Lady Warriors brought home the school’s third state championship on Saturday, March 10 with a 70-55 win over Science Hill High School.

The Class AAA state championship game of the TSSAA Girls Basketball State Championships was played at Murphy Center at Middle Tennessee State University, and it was Riverdale’s second championship in the past three years. The school previously won the championship in 2010 and second place in 2011. 

Senior Shacobia Barbee also was named the Class AAA Miss Basketball winner for the second time in two years.