Written by Stacy Atkison
Published under News
January 3, 2013
The Marshfield Lady Jays were up to the challenge of playing a bigger school tonight as they got behind early but fought back to get the win versus Rolla. At the end of the first quarter Rolla led 21 to 8 , but coach Shelly Jones and her Jays had closed the gap and took the lead into halftime 35-23. From there the Lady Jays poured it on outscoring Rolla 36-26 in the second half and won the contest 71 to 49.
The Lady Jays were on FIRE from behind the 3 point line hitting 11. Marshfield Junior Lauren Aldridge led all scorers with 28. (6 three pointers).
Makenna Smith for the Lady Jays scored 17 with 15 of those coming from beyond the 3 point line!
Other scoring for Marshfield was French 9, VanDiggelen 8, Greenley 4, McCall 3, and Clark with 2.
Double figure scorers for Rolla were Zalin with 19 and Otte with 13.
Marshfield improves to 8-7 on the year and Rolla falls to 6-5.
Marshfield JV Lady Jays 39- Rolla JV Lady Bulldogs 23.
Next up for the Marshfield Lady Jays will be Monday from home as we host Pleasant Hope. The Varsity Contest will be played FIRST at 6 pm.
You can watch the game by hitting the link below.