West 8th graders split with AH
Tuesday, 16 November 2010 11:42
Daily Leader staff report
GARDEN CITY — The West Lady Warrior 8th graders visited Abe Hubert on Monday night, coming away with a split against the Lady Hawks. The West B-team downed AH 25-22, while the A-team fell 29-16.
Abe Hubert 8th A ......... 29
West 8th A ..................... 16
The Lady Warriors played a strong first quarter and trailed just 10-8, but Abe Hubert went on an 8-0 run in the second quarter and fell behind 18-8.
The teams exchanged baskets in the third and West was down 20-10 despite strong defense. Foul trouble and offensive miscues doomed the Lady Warriors in the fourth quarter.
Megan Bescker scored five points and Kelly Ramirez three as the Lady Warrior 8th grade A-team falls to 1-4 on the season.
The West 8th graders will play at home on Thursday against Dodge City.
West 8th B ..................... 25
Abe Hubert 8th B ......... 22
The Lady Warrior 8th grade B-team overcame an Abe Hubert rally in the third period and put on a rally of their own in a 3-point overtime win.
Up 8-6 at the half thanks to Kattie Silva’s strong shooting, the Lady Warriors slumped a little in the third and Abe Hubert took a 14-12 lead.
Yvette Vasquez scored six points in the fourth period for West to force overtime, where the Warrior guards took control to lead the team to victory.
Vasquez scored 13 points, Silva scored 10 and Taylor Young two for West, who’s record is 4-1.