Louisville Ballard at Lafayette (Girls)

Lafayette High School
Lexington Kentucky
February 19, 2004

2004 by Ron Harrison

Louisville Ballard (11-12) at Lafayette (11-12) 

Louisville Ballard coach Ken Smith started the following lineup:   5-10 Sr. Heather Ross, 5-7 Sr. Kelly Compton, 6-4 So. Alicia Bunton, 5-7 So. Erin Rogers, and 5-5 Fr. Teadra Elliott.  Lafayette coach Allison Tate Denton countered with 5-9 Sr. Lauren Coats, 6-1 Jr. Lori Colson, 6-0 Sr. Catherine Strobel, 5-6 So. Katie Kelly, and 5-9 Jr. Lucy Clark.

Lafayette held off a late rally by Ballard to claim a 51-45 victory at home tonight.  Lafayette led 15-11 at the end of the first quarter and increased their lead to 12, 29-17, at the half.  Catherine Strobel and Lori Colson combined for 19 points in the first half to pace Lafayette to their commanding lead.  Ballard cut the deficit to 37-29 at the end of three quarters and pulled to within 2, 47-45, late in the game. Catherine Strobel and Lucy Clark each canned two free throws to seal the victory.

The victors were led tonight by Catherine Strobel with 19 points and eight rebounds.  Lori Colson added nine points, all in the first half.  Lafayette connected on 21 of 26 free throws for the game.  Ballard was led by Teadra Elliott and 5-10 So. Reena Haliburton with 12 points each.  Alicia Bunton added 11 points, 10 rebounds, and four blocked shots. 

Louisville Ballard 

11

6

12

16

-

45

Lafayette 

15

14

8

14

-

51


 

Louisville Ballard 

(45)

 - 

Ross 2, Compton 3, Bunton 11, Rogers 2, Elliott 12, Haliburton 12, Martin 3.  

Lafayette 

(51)

 - 

Coats 6, Colson 9, Strobel 19, Kelly 5, Clark 4, Fowler 6, Morris 2.  

 

 

Other Games of Interest (Girls)

Lexington Christian Academy

50

   Bryan Station

41

 

Paris

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   Pendleton County   

32

 

Berea

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   Sayre

36

 

Bourbon County   

83

   Augusta

38

 

Franklin County   

58

   Madison Central

38

 

Clark County   

57

   Nicholas County   

45

 

Powell County   

63

   Leslie County 

48

 

Perry County Central

68

   Owsley County   

42

 

Elizabethtown

63

   Hart County   

41

 

Wolfe County   

41

   Johnson Central

36

 

Boyd County 

66

   West Carter

49

 

Somerset

76

   Whitley County 

59

 

Russell

71

   Greenup County   

28

 

Dawson Springs

64

   Fort Campbell

57

 

Henderson County 

88

   Hopkins County Central 

58

 

Muhlenberg North

60

   McLean County

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Ohio County  

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   Butler County

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South Laurel

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   McCreary Central

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