Written by Stacy Atkison
Published under News
December 21, 2007
By Mark Eddlemon
It was a game of runs in the opening moments as Marshfield grabbed a 7-0 lead, only to fall behind 8-7 before going on a 10-0 run to take a 17-8 lead.
The Lady Jays hit 11-of-17 field goals, including 3-of-5 treys in the first period, and forced 6 turnovers with Coach Gary Murphy’s trademark pressure defense.
Senior forward Sara Jane Plemmons scored 6 first period points for
Plemmons added 8 points in the second period, and senior forward Lacey Boshe scored 9 points in the quarter as
Neosho got off to a fast start in the second half behind the play of twins
Lacey Boshe finished with 21 points, making 9-of-12 field goals, including 2-of-3 treys, and the only free throw she tried. The 6-0 senior
Plemmons, a 5-11 senior, wound up with 19 points, hitting 7-of-10 field goals with a game-high 9 rebounds in the game. Plemmons also led the
Smith, a 5-10 junior, handed out a game-high 6 assists in the contest, scoring 8 points with 7 rebounds, 2 steals and a blocked shot for the Lady Jays.
Freshman guard Amanda Gourley was limited by early foul troubles and still managed to score 9 points in the game with a steal, an assist and a rebound for
Senior guard Jaysa Hartman finished with 4 points, 4 assists, 2 rebounds and a steal for the Lady Jays.
Sophomore Ashley Boshe, a 6-0 forward like her older sister, finished with 4 points for
Freshman guard Alley Bruton added 4 points, 3 rebounds and a steal to the winning attack. Junior Anna Glenn had a steal for
Lorelei Snow finished with 15 points, leading
Savannah Snow scored 14 points and was impressive on defense with 5 steals and a blocked shot, handing out 4 assists for the Wildcats as well.
Vlasin finished with 11 points, 6 rebounds, a steal and an assist in the game for the home team.