2018LITGI

 

 

2018 Republic Bank/Coca Cola Girls LIT

Bellarmine University & Christian Academy of Louisville

Louisville, KY

January 23, 24,26, & 27, 2018

2018 Ron Harrison

 

 

 

January 23rd (Bellarmine University)

 

 

Ballard vs. Bullitt East

 

Ballard coach Carl White started the following lineup: 5-8 So. Claire Simmons, 5-7 So. Kiarah Carney, 6-2 So. Naria Reed, 5-4 Jr. Cameryn Austin, and 5-5 Sr. Shania Beason. Bullitt East coach Chris Stallings countered with 5-9 So. Lexi Taylor, 5-7 Sr. Cori Etherton, 5-9 Sr. Amber Higdon, 5-5 Jr. Emmy Ralph, and 5-6 Jr. Allie Rae Thompson.

 

Bullitt East led 17-8 at the end of the first quarter on their way to a 61-47 victory over Ballard. Bullitt East shot 39.3% from the field including eight of 16 from the three point line. The Lady Chargers connected on nine of 20 free throws, pulled down 47 rebounds, and scored 19 points off 20 Ballard turnovers. Ballard shot 29.8% from the field including seven of 19 from beyond the arc. The Lady Bruins connected on 12 of 19 free throws, pulled down 32 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 18 Bullitt East turnovers.

 

Lexi Taylor led Bullitt East with 13 points, nine rebounds, and three assists. Emmy Ralph added 13 points including three three point baskets, four rebounds, and two steals. Cori Etherton recorded nine points on three three point baskets and three steals. Amber Higdon chipped in with six points, four rebounds, and two steals.

 

Shania Beason led Ballard with 14 points including two three point baskets, three rebounds, four assists, and two steals. Kiarah Carney added 13 points including three three point baskets and three rebounds. Cameryn Austin recorded seven points, six rebounds, and two steals.

 

Ballard

8

11

11

17

47

Bullitt East

17

18

12

14

61

 

Ballard (47) Simmons 2, Carney 13, Reed 3, Austin 7, Beason 14, Holland 6, Hughes 2.

 

Bullitt East (61) Taylor 13, Etherton 9, Higdon 6, Ralph 13, Thompson 3, S. Ezell 3, C. Scott 6, Griffin 3, Bacon 3, Thornton 2.

 

 

Christian Academy of Louisville vs. Eastern

 

Christian Academy of Louisville coach Perry White started the following lineup: 5-10 So. Shelby Calhoun, 5-7 So. Mia Beam, 6-0 So. Sydney Raque, 5-5 8th Grade Abigail Embry, and 5-5 Jr. Hayley Ice. Eastern coach Josh Leslie countered with 5-11 Sr. Hunter Wright, 5-10 Sr. Brea Mishler, 5-11 Jr. Mikayla Kinnard, 5-4 Sr. Breanna Anthony, and 5-8 Jr. Kiara Pearl.

 

Christian Academy of Louisville led 40-38 after three quarters but Eastern rallied in the final quarter to earn a 49-43 victory. There were six lead changes and five ties in this game. Eastern shot 33.9% from the field including three of 17 from the three point line. The Lady Eagles connected on four of seven free throws, pulled down 47 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 17 CAL turnovers. CAL shot 32.6% from the field including eight of 21 from beyond the arc. The Lady Centurions connected on seven of 14 free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 13 points off 15 Eastern turnovers.

 

Mikayla Kinnard led Eastern with 24 points and 15 rebounds. Brea Mishler added 10 points including two three point baskets, four rebounds, and three steals. Hunter Wright recorded four points and 11 rebounds.

 

Shelby Calhoun led CAL with 19 points including four three point baskets, 15 rebounds, three assists, and three steals. Mia Beam added 15 points including two three point baskets, six rebounds, three assists, and two steals.

 

Christian Academy of Louisville

13

7

20

3

43

Eastern

11

14

13

11

49

 

Christian Academy of Louisville (43) Calhoun 19, Beam 15, Raque 6, Embry 3, Ice 0.

 

Eastern (49) Wright 4, Mishler 10, Kinnard 24, Anthony 0, Pearl 7, Gasaway 4.

 

 

Assumption vs. Mercy Academy

 

Assumption coach Amy Seigel started the following lineup: 6-0 Sr. Grace Bringard, 5-10 So. Jacqueline Raque, 6-1 So. Madalynn Nalley, 5-7 So. Payton Cronen, and 5-9 Sr. Taylor Allen. Mercy Academy coach Keith Baisch countered with 6-1 So. Taziah Jenks, 6-0 So. Paige Taylor, 6-3 Sr. Danielle Feldkamp, 5-4 So. Hope Sivori, and 5-9 Jr. Regan Berger.

 

Mercy Academy outscored Assumption 28-5 in the second quarter on their way to a 67-42 victory. Mercy Academy scored 34 points off 31 Assumption turnovers and recorded 18 steals. Mercy Academy shot 43.5% from the field including three of 11 from the three point line. The Jaguars connected on 24 of 37 free throws and pulled down 32 rebounds. Assumption shot 33.3% from the field including three of seven from beyond the arc. The Rockets connected on 13 of 19 free throws, pulled down 32 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 15 Mercy Academy turnovers.

 

Hope Sivori led Mercy Academy with 15 points, three rebounds, four assists, and five steals. Regan Berger also scored 15 points. 5-6 Jr. Sydney Rivette recorded 13 points. Taziah Jenks added nine points, eight rebounds, two assists, and four steals.

 

5-11 Jr. Abby McQueary led Assumption with nine points, 10 rebounds, two blocked shots, and two steals. 6-0 So. Megan Willinghurst and Payton Cronen each scored six points.

 

Assumption

13

5

12

12

42

Mercy Academy

15

28

13

11

67

 

Assumption (42) Bringard 2, Raque 4, Nalley 0, Cronen 6, Allen 3, McQueary 9, Sexton 5, Reed 2, Bale 2, Metzger 3, Willinghurst 6.

 

Mercy Academy (67) Jenks 9, Taylor 5, Feldkamp 5, Sivori 15, Berger 15, Shorter 2, Crippin 2, Breedlove 1, Rivette 13.

 

 

Fern Creek vs. North Bullitt

 

Fern Creek coach Shanda Miller started the following lineup: 5-9 Sr. Sierra Hancock, 5-7 Sr. Alexis Smith, 6-1 Jr. Tiana Austin, 5-6 7th Grade Jakayla Thompson, and 5-7 So. Maelyn Ridener. North Bullitt coach David Marion countered with 5-8 Sr. Sarah Janes, 5-8 Sr. Caroline Janes, 5-7 Jr. Katie Milby, 5-6 Jr. Lexi Mouser, and 5-6 Sr. Hayley Free.

 

Fern Creek defeated north Bullitt by a score of 55-48. Fern creek shot 35.8% from the field including two of nine from the three point line. The Lady Tigers connected on five of 14 free throws, pulled down 52 rebounds, and scored 15 points off 19 North Bullitt turnovers, North Bullitt shot 24.1% from the field including two of 14 from beyond the arc. The Lady Eagles connected on 18 of 27 free throws, pulled down 45 rebounds, and scored 17 points off 19 Fern Creek turnovers.

 

Tiana Austin led Fern Creek with 18 points, 17 rebounds, and two blocked shots. Alexis Smith added 14 points, nine rebounds, and five assists. 5-6 Sr. Alexis Barlow recorded nine points, five rebounds, and three steals.

 

Hayley Free led North Bullitt with 20 points and three steals. Sarah Janes added 11 points and seven rebounds. 6-0 Sr. Sierra Graham recorded eight points, seven rebounds, and two blocked shots. Caroline Janes chipped in with four points, 10 rebounds, and two blocked shots.

 

Fern Creek

16

17

13

9

55

North Bullitt

9

13

11

15

48

 

Fern Creek (55) Hancock 4, Smith 14, Austin 18, Thompson 0, Ridener 8, Kasia Harris 2, Barlow 9.

 

North Bullitt (48) S. Janes 11, C. Janes 4, Milby 0, Mouser 5, Free 20, Graham 8.

 

 

January 24th (Bellarmine University)

 

Bullitt East vs. Sacred Heart Academy

 

Bullitt East coach Chris Stallings started the following lineup: 5-9 So. Lexi Taylor, 5-7 Sr. Cori Etherton, 5-9 Sr. Amber Higdon, 5-5 Jr. Emmy Ralph, and 5-6 Jr. Allie Rae Thompson. Sacred Heart Academy coach Donna Moir countered with 5-11 Sr. Grace Berger, 5-7 Sr. Kia Sivils, 6-0 So. Kristen Clemons, 5-6 Jr. Ashlee Harris, and 5-7 Sr. Kiki Samsel.

 

Bullitt East led Sacred Heart 23-21 at halftime but Sacred Heart buoyed by a 24-13 advantage in the third quarter earned a 60-49 victory. Sacred Heart Academy shot 35.2% from the field including five of 20 from the three point line. The Valkyries connected on 17 of 21 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored 18 points off 20 Bullitt East turnovers. Bullitt East shot 33.3% from the field including six of 16 from beyond the arc. The Lady Chargers connected on 15 of 18 free throws, pulled down 37 rebounds, and did not score off seven Sacred Heart turnovers.

 

Kristen Clemons led Sacred Heart with 13 points including 11 of 12 free throws, 10 rebounds, three assists, and five blocked shots. Grace Berger added 13 points and eight rebounds. Kiki Samsel recorded 12 points on four three point baskets and five steals.

 

Lexi Taylor led Bullitt East with 11 points including six of seven free throws and six rebounds. Emmy Ralph added 10 points including five of six free throws. Amber Higdon recorded nine points, five rebounds, and two assists. Cori Etherton also scored nine points on three three point baskets.

 

Bullitt East

19

4

13

13

49

Sacred Heart Academy

12

9

24

15

60

 

Bullitt East (49) Taylor 11, Etherton 9, Higdon 9, Ralph 10, Thompson 2, C. Scott 5, Griffin 3.

 

Sacred Heart Academy (60) Berger 13, Sivils 5, Clemons 13, Harris 6, Samsel 12, Toller 9, Scott 2.

 

 

Eastern vs. DuPont Manual

 

Eastern coach Josh Leslie started the following lineup: 5-11 Sr. Hunter Wright, 5-10 Sr. Brea Mishler, 5-11 Jr. Mikayla Kinnard, 5-4 Sr. Breanna Anthony, and 5-8 Jr. Kiara Pearl. DuPont Manual coach Jeff Sparks countered with 5-11 Sr. Aniah Griffin, 5-6 So. Jeanay Riley, 6-1 Jr. Nila Blackford, 5-2 Sr. Tyonne Howard, and 5-5 Sr. Jaela Johnson.

 

DuPont Manual eked out a 46-44 victory over Eastern. There were 10 ties and seven lead changes in the game. DuPont Manual shot 37% from the field including one of eight from the three point line. The Lady Crimsons connected on 11 of 16 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 15 Eastern turnovers. Eastern shot 31.4% from the field including five of 18 from beyond the arc. The Lady Eagles connected on seven of 11 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 19 Manual turnovers.

 

Jaela Johnson led Manual with 16 points, five assists, and two steals. Aniah Griffin added nine points, nine rebounds, and two steals. Nila Blackford recorded seven points, nine rebounds, four blocked shots, and three steals.

 

Brea Mishler led Eastern with 13 points including three three point baskets, four rebounds, and two steals. Mikayla Kinnard added 11 points, eight rebounds, and two blocked shots. Kiara Pearl recorded 10 points including two three point baskets, six rebounds, and two steals.

 

Eastern

11

14

9

10

44

DuPont Manual

11

12

9

14

46

 

Eastern (44) Wright 6, Mishlet 13, Kinnard 11, Anthony 0, Pearl 10, Asher 2, Nunn 2.

 

DuPont Manual (46) Griffin 9, Riley 6, Blackford 7, Howard 6, Johnson 16, Chatman 2.

 

 

Mercy Academy vs. Butler

 

Mercy Academy coach Keith Baisch started the following lineup: 6-1 So. Taziah Jenks, 6-0 So. Paige Taylor, 6-3 Sr. Danielle Feldkamp, 5-4 So. Hope Sivori, and 5-9 Jr. Regan Berger. Butler coach Larry Just countered with 5-8 Sr. Kiara Cain, 5-7 Sr. Brittney Just. 6-3 Sr. Molly Lockhart, 5-1 Jr. Jabriel Kelly, and 5-7 Jr. Jasmine Elder.

 

Butler raced out to a 22-12 first quarter lead on their way to a 46-34 victory over Mercy Academy. Butler shot 57.1% from the field including three of eight from the three point line. The Bearettes connected on three of seven free throws, pulled down 36 rebounds, and scored nine points off 11 Mercy Academy turnovers. Mercy Academy shot 23.7% from the field including three of 23 from beyond the arc. The Jaguars connected on three of eight free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 18 points off 24 Butler turnovers.

 

Jasmine Elder led Butler with 14 points, seven assists, two blocked shots, and three steals. Kiara Cain added 13 points. Jabriel Kelly recorded nine points on three three point baskets. Molly Lockhart added eight points, 14 rebounds, and six blocked shots.

 

Hope Sivori led Mercy Academy with 10 points including two three point baskets and four steals. Regan Berger added eight points and four steals. Danielle Feldkamp recorded six points and nine rebounds. Taziah Jenks chipped in with six points, eight rebounds, and two blocked shots.

 

Mercy Academy

12

7

10

5

34

Butler

22

6

12

6

46

 

Mercy Academy (34) Jenks 6, Taylor 0, Feldkamp 6, Sivori 10, Berger 8, Rivette 4.

 

Butler (46) Cain 13, Just 2, Lockhart 8, Kelly 9,Elder 14.

 

 

Fern Creek vs. Male

 

Fern Creek coach Shanda Miller started the following lineup: 5-9 Sr. Sierra Hancock, 5-7 Sr. Alexis Smith, 6-1 Jr. Tiana Austin, 5-6 Sr. Alexis Barlow, and 5-7 So. Maelyn Ridener. Male coach Champ Ligon Jr. countered with 6-0 Jr. Joelle Johnson, 5-7 Jr. Destiny Combs, 6-1 Jr. Cameron Browning, 5-6 Sr. Ciaja Harbison, and 5-5 Sr. Emilia Sexton.

 

Male scored 27 points off 28 Fern Creek turnovers, recorded 18 steals, and blocked eight shots in an 84-58 victory. Male shot 46.8% from the field including four of 12 from the three point line. The Lady Bulldogs connected on 22 of 31 free throws and pulled down 42 rebounds. Fern Creek shot 35.2% from the field including six of 15 from beyond the arc. The Lady Tigers connected on 14 of 22 free throws, pulled down 35 rebounds, and scored 13 points off 19 Male turnovers.

 

Cameron Browning led Male with 25 points, nine rebounds, three blocked shots, and two steals. Ciaja Harbison added 13 points, five rebounds, three assists, and two steals. 5-8 Sr. India Green recorded 12 points including two three point baskets. Emilia Sexton chipped in with 10 points including two three point baskets. 5-9 Fr. Alana Striverson also scored 10 points including six of seven free throws and four steals. Joelle Johnson added four points, seven rebounds, and four blocked shots.

 

Alexis Smith led Fern Creek with 31 points including four three point baskets, seven rebounds, and seven steals. Maelyn Ridener added eight points. Tiana Austin recorded seven points, eight rebounds, and two blocked shots. Alexis Barlow chipped in with seven points and four assists.

 

Fern Creek

12

12

14

20

58

Male

19

23

20

22

84

 

Fern Creek (58) Hancock 3, Smith 31, Austin 7, Barlow 7, Ridener 8, Anderson 2.

 

Male (84) Johnson 4, Combs 4, Browning 25, Harbison 13, Sexton 10, Green 12, K. Striverson 2, Crimes 4,A. Striverson 10.

 

 

January 26th (Bellarmine University)

 

Nelson County vs. Sacred Heart Academy (Quarterfinal)

 

Nelson County coach Troy L. Thomas started the following lineup: 5-10 Sr. Marly Walls, 5-11 Fr. Ella Thompson, 6-0 Sr. Loren Seely, 5-5 So. Zaria Burton, and 5-6 Fr. Amelia Hodges. Sacred Heart Academy coach Donna Moir countered with 5-11 Sr. Grace Berger, 5-7 Sr. Kia Sivils, 6-0 So. Kristen Clemons, 5-6 Jr. Ashlee Harris, and 5-7 Sr. Kiki Samsel.

 

Sacred Heart Academy defeated Nelson County by a score of 68-53. Sacred Heart Academy shot 48.2% from the field including three of 10 from the three point line. The Valkyries connected on 11 of 12 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored 30 points off 26 Nelson County turnovers. Nelson County shot 54.3% from the field including five of 11 from beyond the arc. They attempted 21 fewer shots (56-35) from the field than Sacred Heart Academy. The Lady Cards connected on 10 of 13 free throws, pulled down 18 rebounds, and scored seven points off 14 Sacred Heart turnovers.

 

Kristen Clemons led Sacred Heart with 13 points and eight rebounds. Kia Sivils added 12 points on six of eight attempts from the field. 5-6 So. Erin Toller recorded 11 points, four assists, and four steals. Ashlee Harris chipped in with 10 points, eight assists, and two steals. Grace Berger added eight points, 10 rebounds, and two steals.

 

Marly Walls led Nelson County with 16 points, eight rebounds, three assists, and two steals. Amelia Hodges added 16 points including two three point baskets. Loren Seely recorded nine points and four rebounds.

 

Nelson County

15

7

18

13

53

Sacred Heart Academy

19

18

17

14

68

 

Nelson County (53) Walls 16, Thompson 6, Seely 9, Burton 6, Hodges 16.

 

Sacred Heart Academy (68) Berger 8, Sivils 12, Clemons 13, Harris 10, Samsel 8, Scott 2, Flaherty 2, Toller 11, Fichter 2.

 

 

George Rogers Clark vs. DuPont Manual (Quarterfinal)

 

George Rogers Clark coach Robbie Graham started the following lineup: 5-10 Jr. Hayley Harrison, 5-9 Sr. Shemaya Behanan, 5-10 Jr. Maleaha Bell, 5-7 So. Kennedy Igo, and 5-9 Jr. Jasmine Flowers. DuPont Manual coach Jeff Sparks countered with 5-11 Sr. Aniah Griffin, 5-6 So. Jeanay Riley, 6-1 Jr. Nila Blackford, 5-2 Sr. Tyonne Howard, and 5-5 Sr. Jaela Johnson.

 

Tyonne Howard hit a shot in the lane with 26 seconds remaining on the clock to allow Manual to take a 37-35 lead and George Rogers Clark was unable to get any of their shots to fall in the closing seconds ensuring the victory for Manual. There were 11 lead changes and three ties in the game. DuPont Manual shot 31.8% from the field including four of 15 from the three point line. The Lady Crimsons connected on five of 13 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and scored eight points off 20 George Rogers Clark turnovers. George Rogers Clark shot 34.3% from the field including six of 14 from beyond the arc. The Lady Cards connected on five of 10 free throws, pulled down 31 rebounds, and scored 15 Points off 14 Manual turnovers.

 

Jaela Johnson led DuPont Manual with 10 points including two three point baskets and three rebounds. Nila Blackford added nine points, seven rebounds, and four steals. Tyonne Howard recorded eight points, four rebounds, and seven assists.

 

Hayley Harrison led George Rogers Clark with 15 points including three three point baskets. Kennedy Igo added 11 points including three three point baskets and nine rebounds. Shemaya Behanan recorded three points, six rebounds, and four steals. Maleaha Bell chipped in with three points and six rebounds.

 

George Rogers Clark

7

14

2

12

35

DuPont Manual

6

7

11

13

37

 

George Rogers Clark (35) Harrison 15, Behanan 3, Bell 3, Igo 11, J. Flowers 0, Wilson 1, T. Flowers 2.

 

DuPont Manual (37) Griffin 4, Riley 6, Blackford 9, Howard 8, Johnson 10.

 

 

Mercer County vs. Butler (Quarterfinal)

 

Mercer County coach Chris Souder started the following lineup: 5-10 Sr. Emma Davis, 5-10 Sr. Faith Lake, 6-2 Sr. Emma Souder, 5-9 Sr. Seygan Robbins, and 5-8 Sr. Lexy Lake. Butler coach Larry Just countered with 5-8 Sr. Kiara Cain, 5-7 Sr. Brittney Just. 6-3 Sr. Molly Lockhart, 5-1 Jr. Jabriel Kelly, and 5-7 Jr. Jasmine Elder.

 

Butler led 33-31 at halftime but Mercer County rallied to earn a 61-51 victory. There were five lead changes and six ties in the game. Mercer County shot 38.9% from the field including seven of 24 from the three point line. The Lady Titans connected on 12 of 13 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and scored 14 points off 18 Butler turnovers. Butler shot 46.7% from the field including three of five from beyond the arc. The Bearettes connected on six of nine free throws, pulled down 31 rebounds, and scored 14 points off 10 Mercer County turnovers.

 

Seygan Robbins led Mercer County with 24 points including two three point baskets, four rebounds, three assists, and two steals. Emma Souder added 10 points including six of six free throws, 10 rebounds, and two steals. Emma Davis recorded 10 points.

 

Jasmine Elder led Butler with 26 points including two three point baskets, six rebounds, three assists, two blocked shots, and two steals. Jabriel Kelly added 10 points and five rebounds. Molly Lockhart recorded eight points, 11 rebounds, and three blocked shots.

 

Mercer County

17

14

11

19

61

Butler

13

20

6

12

51

 

Mercer County (61) Davis 10, F. Lake 3, Souder 10, Robbins 24, L. Lake 5, Lewis 9.

 

Butler (51) Cain 0, Just 0, Lockhart 8, Kelly 10, Elder 26, Wright 4, Baxter 2, White 1.

 

 

Simon Kenton vs. Male (Quarterfinal)

 

Simon Kenton coach Jeff Stowers started the following lineup: 5-9 Sr. Shelby Harmeyer, 5-9 So. Morgan Stamper, 6-0 Sr. Megan Buckner, 5-6 So. Maggi Jones, and 5-5 Sr. Kayla Krohman. Male coach Champ Ligon Jr. countered with 6-0 Jr. Joelle Johnson, 5-7 Jr. Destiny Combs, 6-1 Jr. Cameron Browning, 5-6 Sr. Ciaja Harbison, and 5-5 Sr. Emilia Sexton.

 

Male pulled away in the second half to defeat Simon Kenton by a score of 69-54. There were four lead changes and one tie in the game. Male shot 40.3% from the field including four of 12 from the three point line. The Lady Bulldogs connected on 15 of 23 free throws, pulled down 39 rebounds, and scored 26 points off 27 Simon Kenton turnovers. Simon Kenton shot 38.5% from the field including six of 19 from beyond the arc. The Lady Pioneers connected on eight of 12 free throws, pulled down 35 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 15 Male turnovers.

 

Ciaja Harbison led Male with 18 points, four assists, and three steals. Cameron Browning added 15 points, 10 rebounds, and three steals. 5-6 8th Grade Kynidi Striverson recorded nine points and four steals.

 

Morgan Stamper led Simon Kenton with 18 points including two three point baskets, nine rebounds, and four assists. Shelby Harmeyer added 18 points including two three point baskets, five rebounds, and three steals. Maggi Jones recorded nine points and five rebounds.

 

Simon Kenton

14

11

13

16

54

Male

8

20

20

21

69

 

Simon Kenton (54) Harmeyer 18, Stamper 18, Buckner 4, Jones 9, Krohman 2, Vickers 3.

 

Male (69) Johnson 4, Combs 2, Browning 15, Harbison 18, Sexton 8, K. Striverson 9, A. Striverson 6, Crimes 2, Green 5.

 

 

January 27th (Christian Academy of Louisville)

 

DuPont Manual vs. Sacred Heart Academy (Semifinal)

 

DuPont Manual coach Jeff Sparks started the following lineup: 5-11 Sr. Aniah Griffin, 5-6 So. Jeanay Riley, 6-1 Jr. Nila Blackford, 5-2 Sr. Tyonne Howard, and 5-5 Sr. Jaela Johnson. Sacred Heart Academy coach Donna Moir countered with 5-11 Sr. Grace Berger, 5-7 Sr. Kia Sivils, 6-0 So. Kristen Clemons, 5-6 Jr. Ashlee Harris, and 5-7 Sr. Kiki Samsel.

 

Sacred Heart Academy shot a sizzling 70.8% from the field in the second half including seven of eight from beyond the arc in a 77-30 victory over DuPont Manual. Sacred Heart Academy shot 52.5% from the field including 12 of 20 from the three point line. The Valkyries connected on one of five free throws, pulled down 46 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 11 DuPont Manual turnovers. Manual shot 23.9% from the field including two of 11 from beyond the arc.

 

5-6 So. Erin Toller led Sacred Heart Academy with 19 points including four three point baskets and four rebounds. Ashlee Harris added 15 points including three three point baskets. Grace Berger recorded nine points, five rebounds, and five assists. Kristen Clemons chipped in with six points and eight rebounds. Kia Sivils added six points, eight rebounds, and four assists.

 

Jaela Johnson led Manual with seven points including two three point baskets, three rebounds, and two assists. Aniah Griffin added seven points and four rebounds.

 

DuPont Manual

11

4

10

5

30

Sacred Heart Academy

15

21

22

19

77

 

DuPont Manual (30) Griffin 7, Riley 2, Blackford 3, Howard 4, Johnson 7, Chatman 4, Pennix 1, Bush 2.

 

Sacred Heart Academy (77) Berger 9, Sivils 6, Clemons 6, Harris 15, Samsel 8, Toller 19, Weisbach 3, Scott 7. Flaherty 2, Farrar 2.

 

 

Male vs. Mercer County (Semifinal)

 

Male coach Champ Ligon Jr. started the following lineup: 6-0 Jr. Joelle Johnson, 5-7 Jr. Destiny Combs, 6-1 Jr. Cameron Browning, 5-6 Sr. Ciaja Harbison, and 5-5 Sr. Emilia Sexton. Mercer County coach Chris Souder countered with 5-10 Sr. Emma Davis, 5-10 Sr. Faith Lake, 6-2 Sr. Emma Souder, 5-9 Sr. Seygan Robbins, and 5-8 Sr. Lexy Lake.

 

Mercer County led Male 33-32 at halftime but pulled away in the second half to earn a 66-50 victory. There were six lead changes and two ties in the game. Mercer County shot 30% from the field including 13 of 34 from the three point line. The Lady Titans connected on 17 of 20 free throws, pulled down 44 rebounds, and scored 17 points off 16 Male turnovers. Male shot 31% from the field including one of 15 from beyond the arc. The Lady Bulldogs connected on 13 of 18 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored 13 points off 15 Mercer County turnovers.

 

Seygan Robbins led Mercer County with 19 points including three three point baskets, six of six free throws, five rebounds, six assists, and two steals. Lexy Lake added 15 points on five three point baskets. Emma Davis recorded 12 points and 14 rebounds.

 

Cameron Browning led Male with 14 points, nine rebounds, and two blocked shots. Ciaja Harbison added 13 points, three rebounds, and three assists. Joelle Johnson recorded nine points, 11 rebounds, and three assists. 5-6 8th Grade Kynidi Striverson also scored nine points.

 

Male

12

20

9

9

50

Mercer County

18

15

18

15

66

 

Male (50) Johnson 9, Combs 0, Browning 14, Harbison 13, Sexton 0, K. Striverson 9, A. Striverson 3, Green 2.

 

Mercer County (66) Davis 12, F. Lake 6, Souder 3, Robbins 19, L. Lake 15, McCombs 7, Lewis 2, Smith 2.

 

 

 

Mercer County vs. Sacred Heart Academy (Championship)

 

 

Mercer County coach Chris Souder started the following lineup: 5-10 Sr. Emma Davis, 5-10 Sr. Faith Lake, 6-2 Sr. Emma Souder, 5-8 Sr. Lexy Lake, and 5-9 Sr. Seygan Robbins. Sacred Heart Academy coach Donna Moir countered with 5-11 Sr. Grace Berger, 5-7 Sr. Kia Sivils, 6-0 So. Kristen Clemons, 5-6 Jr. Ashlee Harris, and 5-7 Sr. Kiki Samsel.

 

Sacred Heart Academy came out blazing hot today and totally dominated Mercer County by a score of 83-48 to avenge an earlier loss. Mercer County was playing their fourth game in three days and could never get their offense untracked tonight. Sacred Heart Academy shot 58.2% from the field including six of 17 from the three point line. The Valkyries connected on 13 of 16 free throws, pulled down 13 of 16 free throws, pulled down 34 rebounds, and scored 25 points off 18 Mercer County turnovers. Mercer County shot 30.2% from the field including seven of 19 from beyond the arc. The Lady Titans connected on nine of 13 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and scored six points off 12 Sacred Heart Academy turnovers.

 

Grace Berger led Sacred Heart Academy with 23 points, five rebounds, and three steals. Kristen Clemons added 16 points, 10 rebounds, and five blocked shots. Kiki Samsel recorded 11 points including three three point baskets and six assists. 5-5 So. Erin Toller chipped in with eight points and six rebounds. Ashlee Harris also scored eight points.

 

Seygan Robbins led Mercer County with 13 points and six rebounds. Emma Souder added 11 points, six rebounds, and two blocked shots. 5-7 Jr. Toni McCombs recorded 10 points including two three point baskets.

 

Mercer County

13

10

13

12

48

Sacred Heart Academy

27

15

16

25

83

 

Mercer County (48) Davis 0, F. Lake 4, Souder 11, L. Lake 6, Robbins 13, McCombs 10, Lewis 4.

 

Sacred Heart Academy (83) Berger 23, Sivils 7, Clemons 16, Harris 8, Samsel 11, Scott 5, Flaherty 2, Toller 8, Fichter 3.

 

 

All Tournament Team: Alexis Smith (Fern Creek), Cameron Browning (Male), Ciaja Harbison (Male), Jasmine Elder (Butler), Molly Lockhart (Butler), Seygan Robbins (Mercer County), Emma Souder (Mercer County), Kristen Clemons (Sacred Heart Academy), Erin Toller (Sacred Hart Academy), Grace Berger (Sacred Heart Academy), Bunny Daugherty Miss Defense Award Kia Sivils (Sacred Heart Academy), and Joyce Seymour Miss Offense Award Seygan Robbins (Mercer County).

 

A special thanks to Bob Tonini of Sacred Heart Academy for providing the comprehensive statistics for all the games in this event.