|Published: 12:07 PM, 01/30/2013
Author: Kevin Fritts
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
PLAINS - Friday night was another district matchup for the Lady Bears
as they hosted the Rockwood Lady Tigers. The
Lady Bears would use their smothering defense to tame the Lady
Tigers.They held Rockwood to only 35 points in the contest.
Lady Bears would have two players in double figures on the night
rebounding by Hunt, Tori
McMinn and McKinley Dalton would
be another key to the Lady Bears win. Free throw shooting would also
be a key in the victory for the Lady Bears. Tellico shot 14-21 (67%)
from the stripe. The Lady Bears handled the Lady Tigers pretty easily
by a final score of 53-35.
the first quarter the Lady Bears would be led by Dalton and Hunt. The
Lady Bears would take a 14-9 lead into the second quarter. In the
second stanza the Lady Bears would stretch the lead to 12 midway
through the quarter. To
end the quarter Rockwood would go on a 5-0 run to cut the lead to
28-21 at the half.
would continue their run at the start of the third quarter. Rockwood
would start another 5-0 run to knot the game up at 28-28. Brayden
Garren, Chelsie Davenport,
Hunt and McMinn would all chip in to help the Lady Bears regain the
lead 36-31 heading into the last quarter. In
the fourth, the Lady Bears would dominate on both ends of the court.
The Lady Bears would hold the Lady Tigers to only 4 fourth quarter
Harris would hit two three-pointers in the quarter and McMinn, Harris
shoot 7-8 from the free throw line in the fourth quarter. The
Lady Bears would dominate just about the whole contest and get
anothВer key district win 53-35 over Rockwood.
Hunt, 11, Jasmine Harris, 10 and Tori McMinn would throw in eight
points and three offensive rebounds. With the victory the Lady Bears
go to 9-6 overall and 5-1 in disВtrict 3A.
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