“Sharing the ball was good tonight,” said coach Bob Barker of the team’s season-high 18 assists.
Pirate 8th girls open with win
The Greensburg eighth grade girls basketball team opened the season with a 54-27 win over Columbus Northside Thursday night.
Keirsten Lynette led Greensburg with 11 points (3-for-3 on free throws), 10 rebounds and two blocks. Gracie Maxwell followed with six points (2-for-2) and a steal, and Kyra Whitaker also tallied six points. Whitaker added five assists and two blocks.
More stats: Sierra Johnson: 4 points, 6 rebounds, 1 steal; Bailey Meyer: 13 points, 2 assists, 5 steals, 1 block; Ashlynn Meyer: 8 pts, 2/2 free throws, 4 rebounds, 1 steal; Kirstin Hersley: 2 assists; Ashley Bower: 2 pts, 1 assist, 1 steal; Cameron Jones: 4 pts, 2 assists.
Pirate 7th girls fall in opener
The Greensburg seventh grade girls basketball team fell in the season opener 39-23 to Columbus Northside.
Morgan Peetz was the leading scorer with 13 points. Kirsten Adams and Abbey Gommel each had four points. Maddy Wickens added two. Morgan Peetz led the team in rebounds and assists. Sydney Hogg and Kirsten Adams led the defense with two steals each.