Jayla Smith scores 31 to lead the Eagles to a home win over the Panthers

Jayla Smith scored 31 points to lead the Smyrna High School girls basketball team to a 57-43 upset over Polytech Tuesday night in Smyrna.

The Panthers entered the game with a 10-6 record, while Smyrna was 4-14.

The Eagles soared to an 18-10 lead in the first quarter, but the Panthers pulled closer by halftime, 28-23.

In the third quarter, Smyrna outscored Polytech 14-7 for a 42-30 advantage on the way to the win.

Along with Smith's game-high point total, Jennifer Sloven poured in 12 for Smyrna. Erin Richard hit for six points. Marissa McClenton scored five, and Haley Harper added three.

NEXT GAME: The Eagles, now 5-14, wrap up the season at William Penn Thursday, Feb. 15 at 5:15 p.m.