MT j-v girls beat Mustangs


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



DODSONVILLE — The Miami Trace Lady Panthers junior-varsity basketball rallied from behind to post a 28-23 victory over the Mustangs of Lynchburg-Clay High School Saturday, Nov. 24.

Miami Trace jumped out to an 11-1 lead at the end of the first quarter.

The scoring was almost completely reversed in the second quarter, with the Mustangs outscoring Miami Trace, 11-2.

Lynchburg-Clay won the third quarter, 9-4 to take a 21-17 lead into the final period.

Miami Trace won the fourth quarter, 11-2 for the 28-23 victory.

Libby Aleshire led Miami Trace with 10 points.

Emma Pitstick had seven and Magarah Bloom scored six.

Sierra Benney was the game’s leading scorer for Lynchburg-Clay with 12 points.

Allie Etienne had eight points for L-C.

Miami Trace is back at home Tuesday in the current building to take on Fairfield Union at 5:30 p.m.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

MT 11 2 4 11 — 28

L-C 1 11 9 2 — 23

MIAMI TRACE — Emma Pitstick 3-1-7; Makayla Barnes 0-0-0; Sidney Payton 1-1-3; Magarah Bloom 3-0-6; Libby Aleshire 4-2-10; Mallory Pavey 0-0-0; Addy Little 0-0-0; Lilly Workman 0-0-0; Aubrey Wood 1-0-2. TOTALS — 12-4-28. Free throw shooting: 4 of 12 for 33 percent. Three-point field goals: none. Field goal shooting: 12 of 47 for 26 percent. Three-point field goal shooting: 0 of 4. Turnovers: 19. Rebounds: 21 (10 offensive). Assists: 2. Steals: 13.

LYNCHBURG-CLAY — Sierra Benney 2 (1)-5-12; Allie Etienne 2-4-8; Katie McLaughlin 1-0-2; Serene Walker 0-0-0; Nikia Captain 0-0-0; Hanna Purcell 0-1-1. TOTALS — 5 (1)-10-23. Free throw shooting: 10 of 18 for 56 percent. Three-point field goal: Benney. Field goal shooting: 6 of 19 for 32 percent. Turnovers: 24. Offensive rebounds: 6.

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com