Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

February 25, 2014

JUNIOR HIGH GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUND-UP


Greensburg Daily News

---- — GREENSBURGPirate 8A girls remain undefeated

The Greensburg girls 8A basketball team continued their undefeated season Thursday night, beating Shelbyville 47-13.

Stats: Keirsten Lynette- 4 points, 3 rebounds, 1 block; Gracie Maxwell- 1 assist; Kyra Whitaker- 17points, 1 rebound, 3 assists, 3 steals; Sierra Johnson- 7 points, 4 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block; Bailey Meyer- 10 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal; Ashlynn Meyer- 2 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 9 steals, 1 block; Kirstin Hersley- 2 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist, 1 block; Cameron Jones- 5 points, 2 steals.

The B team came away with a win also 29-20.

Stats: Ashley Bower - 12 points, 2 rebounds, 2 steals; Gracie Maxwell - 2 points, 6 rebounds, 1 steal, 3 blocks; Jennifer McGuire - 1 rebound; Montana Whitaker - 3 points, 12 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block; Adrienne Horan - 6 points, 5 rebounds; Taylor Klene - 6 points, 5 rebounds; Madison Fields - 2 points, 4 rebounds, 1 steal.

The girls 8A team traveled to Connersville last Tuesday night and came out victorious 54-25.

Stats: Keirsten Lynette - 6 pts, 4 rebounds, 2 steals; Kyra Whitaker - 17 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 4 steals, 1 block; Sierra Johnson - 7 points, 6 rebounds, 1 block; Bailey Meyer - 12 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 steals, 1 block; Ashlynn Meyer - 7 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists, 7 steals; Ashley Bower - 1 rebound, 2 steals; Cameron Jones - 5 points, 1 assist, 2 steals.

The 8B team hosted Waldron Tuesday night and came out victorious 32-18.

Stats: Adrienne Horan - 4 points, 3 rebounds; Montana Whitaker - 10 rebounds, 5 steals, 4 points; Kirstin Hersley - 2 rebounds, 13 points; Gracie Maxwell - 17 rebounds, 7 points; Madison Fields - 5 rebounds; Erica Evans - 7 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 point; Logan Hamer - 2 rebounds, 1 steal, 3 points.

Pirate 7A girls win in overtime

The 7A Lady Pirates beat Connersville last Tuesday night in overtime, 39-29.

The Greensburg girls came back in the fourth quarter and Morgan Peetz tied the game with two seconds left. The Pirates dominated in overtime.

The lead scorer was Morgan Peetz with 22 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 blocked shots. Maddy Wickens added 6 points, 5 steals and 5 rebounds. Abbey Gommel had 3 points and 13 rebounds. Sydney Hogg, Anika Scripture, and Kirsten Adams each added 2 points.

The 7A Lady Pirates lost to Shelbyville on Thursday night, 24-29. Morgan Peetz ended with 11 points and 5 rebounds. Abbey Gommel ended with 8 points and 5 rebounds. Sydney Hogg had 3 points. Haylee Ott had 2 points.

Pirate 7B girls fall to Waldron

The Greensburg 7B girls basketball team lost to Waldron by 39-10. Anna Venable led the Pirates in scoring with six points. Claire Dennett and Meghan Stapp each added two points.

SOUTH DECATURSouth J.H. girls sweep Ben Rush

The South Decatur girls junior high basketball teams swept Ben Rush Feb. 18.

The 7th Grade Lady Cougars picked up their first win of the season, 32-18.

Annie Gant led the Cougars with 11 points, 4 rebounds and 8 steals. Hannah Ballard had 10 points, 2 rebounds and 6 steals

More stats: Karah Biddinger - 4 points, 2 rebounds and 6 steals; Katie Vanderbur - 3 points, 6 rebounds and 2 steals; Samantha Goodfellow - 2 points, and 3 rebounds; Hannah Miller - 2 points and 5 rebounds.

The South eighth grade girls evened their record to 3-3 by picking up a 40-25 win.

Madison Green led the Cougars with 9 points, 3 rebounds and 4 steals. Taylor Best had 8 points, 3 steals and 3 assists.

More stats: Claire Wullenweber - 8 points, 3 rebounds, 2 steals, and 3 assists; Zoey Nobbe - 6 points, 4 steals and 3 assists; Brooke Owens - 4 points, 11 rebounds and 2 assists; Kayla Carder - 3 points; Katelyn Owens - 2 points and 3 steals.

Hauser beats South J.H. girls

The South Decatur junior high basketball teams fell to Hauser in recent action, Feb. 19.

The seventh graders fell 42-20.

Scoring: Karah Biddinger - 7 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals and 3 assists; Annie Gant - 7 points, Hannah Ballard - 4 points, 3 rebounds, 3 steals and 1 assist; Madison Owens - 2 points, 4 rebounds, 3 steals and 1 assist; Hannah Miller had 6 rebounds.

The eighth graders fell to Hauser 38-30.

The Lady Cougars played hard the whole game and battled to the end but came up short.

South was led in scoring by Madison Green with 8 points, 5 rebounds and 2 steals.

Taylor Best-7 points, and 5 steals.

Brooke Owens had played a great game with 4 points, and did a great job rebounding with 17, 6 steals and 4 assists.

More stats: Kinsey Sample - 3 points and 2 steals; Zoey Nobbe - 2 points, 7 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 assist; Claire Wullenweber - 2 points, 5 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 assists; Katelyn Owens - 2 points and 6 rebounds; Kayla Carder - 2 points, and 2 rebounds.