Lady Tigers post win over Lady Hawks
Turning back a fourth quarter challenge, Lyndonville downed visiting Holley 39-30 this evening in a non league girls basketball game.
Trailing by 14, 34-20, at the three-quarter mark, Holley came rallying back to within four by outscoring Lyndonville 10-0 over the fist six minutes of the final period. Two threes by Olivia Radford highlighted that surge which pulled the Lady Hawks to within 34-30.
However, Lyndonville weathered the storm as two free throws by Savannah Poler along with one each by Ella Lewis, Kaylee Nesbitt and Karlee Rounds over the final 1:35 finally put a lock on the victory as the Lady Tigers improve to 6-6 on the season.
Lewis finished with 15 to lead Lyndonville as Lorelei Dillenbeck had 10, Rounds 6, Newbitt 4 and Poler and Danielle Weldon 2 each.
Radford shared game high honors for Holley with 15 as Tatum Gagne had 7, Tia Hofforth 5, Milla Steenholdt 2 and Jade Hofforth 1.
Lyndonville jumped out to a 10-2 first quarter lead as Dillenbeck netted 6 in the early going on two jumpers and a layup off a steal.
The Lady Tigers increased their lead to 14, 21-7, at the half as Lewis scored 7, including a three, and Rounds 4 in the second period.
Lyndonville maintained a 14 point, 34-20, advantage at the three-quarter mark as Lewis and Dillenbeck both scored 4, Nesbitt 3 and Weldon 2 in the third period. Radford scored 9, including a three, to keep Holley close.
Holley did outscore Lyndonville 10-5 down the stretch but could get no closer than four.
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Buffalo Arts 66, Roy-Hart 37
Buffalo Arts downed visiting Roy-Hart 66-37 in a non league contest as Destiny Barber scored 26 and Courtney Meridith 23.
Shelby Wolf scored 11, Rileigh McCabe 10 and Ava Owens 8 for Roy-Hart.