These Girls Can Kick - And I'm Not Talking About The Rockettes
By Kara Casamassina, Boomers and beyond
(International Property Management Group, LLC)
We just received the newest issue of Sports Illustrated and I had to share this with you .... Check out these two 'local' girls! (Pelion is in Lexington County - our neighboring County to the North!) Elizabeth Mitchum, Kaci Poole - - - - PELION, SC > Football Elizabeth (far left) and Kaci, junior kickers at Pelion High, are believed to be the first two girls to score points for the same team in a varsity football game; on Sept. 12 each kicked an extra point in a 42-13 victory over Wagener-Salley. I just got off the phone with Coach Ben Freeman of the Fighting Panthers Football Team, Pelion High School. He tells me that both of these girls were soccer players and they just decided they wanted to kick :) and boy can they kick. Elizabeth has a strong leg and is the st...