Written by Stacy Atkison
Published under News
January 21, 2008
The Lady Jays heated up after halftime at
The Lady Eagles outscored
“Hartville has a good team, and coach (Mike) Percival does a great job with them,”
Senior post players Lacey Boshe and Sara Jane Plemmons were unstoppable in the third period. Plemmons scored 12 points, hitting 7-of-8 shots in the quarter while Lacey Boshe added 6 points without missing a shot as the Lady Jays extended a 28-16 halftime lead to a 57-34 advantage entering the final period.
Lacey Boshe and Sara Jane Plemmons combined for 33 points on 12-of-19 field goals and 9-of-9 free throws in the game.
Brittany Percival was as impressive, scoring 27 points in the game on 9-of-13 shooting from the field, including 4-of-5 treys.
Lacey Boshe finished with 19 points, making 7-of-11 field goals and all 5 free throws she tried in the game with 4 rebounds, 2 steals, 2 assists and a blocked shot.
Plemmons finished with 14 points, making 5-of-8 field goals and all 4 free throws she tried with 8 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 assists.
Junior Morgan Smith also pulled down 8 rebounds for
Freshman Alley Bruton scored 11 points for the Lady Jays, making 5-of-8 field goals, including a trey, with 2 steals, a rebound and an assist in the game.
Freshman Amanda Gourley was the fifth Lady Jay to score in double figures, scoring 10 points, hitting a pair of treys and handing out 5 assists with a steal and a rebound in the contest.
Sophomore Ashley Boshe finished with 7 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, a steal and a blocked shot in the game for
Senior Jaysa Hartman hit both treys she attempted in the game, adding 6 points and 5 assists to the winning attack.
Junior Anna Glenn pulled down 5 rebounds with 2 assists and a blocked shot for
Kayla Baldwin and Kassie Hyde grabbed a pair of rebounds each and Hailey Diehl had a rebound and a steal for the winners.
Jasmine Hughes scored 11 points and led the Lady Eagles rebounders with 8 boards in the game.
Charity Millbauer scored 4 points, Blake Kaisler finished with 3 points and Maggie Arnall scored 2 points for Hartvile.
The Junior Varsity Lady Jays were impressive, but just able to play two quarters as Hartville was short of players.
A long, treacherous trip home earned Eva Joiner the Most Valuable Player Award for
Not only is this Lady Jays team compiling a scrapbook full of memories of an unbeaten season on the court, but their fans have come to expect almost as much excitement getting home from road games. The previous road game at Pleasant Hope included a wheel-clenching drive home through marauding tornados, while last night’s drive home from Hartville included a nail-biting journey over black ice. Unfortunately, two of the Hartville players were reportedly involved in fender benders on their way home from the high school gym, though no injuries were reported as of this posting.
Click on Pic’s below to enlarge—Thanks Shelby Atkison!