|Adena records first win over PV
Jordan & the Warriors have break-through
performance in 20-point win
By Doug Kimsey, Contributor
Four Unioto Lady Shermans scored in
double figures to lead the Tanks to an
86-26 girls basketball win over the
Westfall Lady Mustangs on Thursday
in Scioto Valley Conference play.
The win, coming in front of a fine
opening night crowd at home for
Unioto, improved the Lady Shermans
to 3-0 overall and to 2-0 in the Scioto
The early message is clear -- the SVC
girls' title passes through Unioto this
season. If you want to win it, you've
got to beat the Tanks.
Sophomore Janae Driggs led the
balanced UHS attack with 17 points.
Senior Shiann Ray, who is bound for
Ashland University on a basketball
scholarship, contributed 15 points and
Senior Taylor Corcoran added 13
points and sophomore pivot
Mackenzie Arledge nailed 10 points
and 14 rebounds to lead the winners.
For Westfall, Jess Shannon scored six
points while Makenzie Wippel scored
five points and grabbed 12 rebounds.
Unioto hosts Southeastern in girls' play
on Saturday while Westfall visits
After stumbling out of the gate to an 0-3 start, Ashley Jordan
and the Lady Warriors had a breakout performance Thursday
night at Paint Valley. Jordan scored 13 of her 21 points in the
first period to lead Adena to a 51-31 victory. Sophomores
Kelsey Bielanow and Brytan Givens both scored 12 points.
The foul line played a big role in the game as Adena knocked
down 17-of-25 (Givens was 8-of-10) while the Bearcats
made only 7-of-18.
For PV in the loss, sophomore Dacia Posey scored 11 points
and grabbed five boards. Erica Barker scored nine points,
pulled down eight boards, and dished out six assists. The
Bearcats are now 0-2 in the SVC and 2-2 overall.
Huntington guard Bridgette Neighbors scored 25 points to
lead the green and white to a 62-49 conference win on the
road at Piketon Thursday evening.
Zane Trace got 17 points and eight rebounds from sophomore
Erin Dailey as the Lady Pioneers had no problem at SE winnig
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