Lady Lion j-v team beats Jackson


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



The Washington Lady Blue Lion junior-varsity basketball team hosted the team from Jackson High School for a Frontier Athletic Conference game Saturday, Dec. 8.

Washington won the game, 33-12.

The Washington j-v team is now 4-1 overall, 3-0 in the conference.

Washington led 9-4 at the end of the first quarter.

A 12-0 second quarter for the Lady Lions put the score at 21-4 at the half.

Jackson outscored Washington in the third quarter, 8-6, but Washington held Jackson scoreless again in the fourth quarter for a 33-12 final tally.

Haven McGraw was the game’s leading scorer for Washington with 10 points.

Jeleeya Tyree-Smith scored seven for Washington and Aaralyne Estep, Mia Moats and Corynn Chrisman each scored four points.

Maycee Burnside led Jackson in scoring with six points.

Washington’s next j-v game is Saturday at McClain High School at noon.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

W 9 12 6 6 — 33

J 4 0 8 0 — 12

WASHINGTON — Aaralyne Estep 2-0-4; Mia Moats 1-2-4; Jeleeya Tyree-Smith 3-1-7; Maycee Whitt 0-0-0; Arianna Heath 1-0-2; Corynn Chrisman 2-0-4; Abby Tackage 1-0-2; Haven McGraw 5-0-10. TOTALS — 15-3-33. Free throw shooting: 3 of 8 for 38 percent. Three-point field goals: none.

JACKSON — Kylee Bako 0-0-0; Olivia Kennedy 0-0-0; Gabby Webb 2-0-4; Maycee Burnside 2-2-6; Lauren Elliott 1-0-2; Elizabeth Perry 0-0-0; Bronwyn Nelson 0-0-0. TOTALS — 5-2-12. Free throw shooting: 2 of 5 for 40 percent. Three-point field goals: none.

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com