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Wilson girls rally late to edge Medina

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 11 December 2018 at 9:18 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Medina’s Camri King grabs a rebound against the Wilson duo of Sarah Lewis and Maddy Seeley during the Mustangs home court loss to the Lakewomen this evening.

Putting together a big fourth quarter rally, Wilson edged past host Medina 55-51 this evening in the Niagara-Orleans League girls basketball opener for both teams.

Medina’s Kharise Johnson puts up a shot as Wilson’s Meg Musall tries to block.

Trailing 44-32 at the three-quarter mark, Wilson rallied to outscore Medina 23-7 in the decisive final period to claim the narrow win.

Anna Frericks scored 11 points, including three threes, and Sarah Lewis added 6 to lead Wilson’s big stretch run.

Skylar Munnikhuysen scored a game high 28 points for Wilson including 14 in the third period.

Camri King scored 16, Maddie Williams 12, Kharise Johnson and Tyesha Robinson 7, Sarah Cochrane 5 and Jarielys Flores and Grace Hughes 2.

Taking a 6-0 lead at the outset as Williams hit an early three, Medina went on to hold leads of 12-5 after the first period and 24-16 at the half.

Medina next hosts Barker and Wilson visits Akron on Friday.