Mercer County vs. Sacred Heart Academy (Girls)

Sacred Heart Academy
Louisville Kentucky
February 21, 2005

2005 by Ron Harrison

Mercer County (23-3) at Sacred Heart Academy (21-4)  (Girls)

Mercer County coach Chris Souder started the following lineup:  5-9 Sr. Jillian Horn, 5-10 Jr. Sabrina Manning, 5-5 Fr. Loran Crowell, 5-7 Jr. Chelsea Goodman, and 5-7 Sr. Erin Ashford.  Sacred Heart Academy coach Donna Moir countered with 5-10 Sr. Taylor Kopple, 5-9 Sr. Jackie Distler, 5-9 Sr. Kelsey McCarty, 5-4 Sr. Jordan Hess, and 5-8 Sr. Carly Ormerod.

Sacred Heart shot 59.6% from the field and scored 32 points off 27 Mercer County turnovers in an 81-65 victory.  The Valkyries connected on 13 of 18 free throws and pulled down 38 rebounds.  Mercer County shot 40% from the field, connected on 18 of 28 free throws, and pulled down 28 rebounds.  The Lady Scotties scored 18 points off 26 Sacred Heart turnovers.

Sacred Heart was led by Carly Ormerod with 25 points, five rebounds, six assists, and five steals.  Ormerod was 10 of 10 from the field and five of six from the free throw line.  Taylor Kopple added 20 points, 11 rebounds, and five steals.  6-1 So. Elizabeth Campbell came off the bench to add 12 points, six rebounds, and five blocked shots.

Mercer County was led by Chelsea Goodman with 20 points.  6-0 Sr. Erica Lee and Erin Ashford added 16 and 12 points respectively.  Jillian Horn chipped in with 10 points and pulled down 12 rebounds.

Mercer County 

14

15

18

18

-

65

Sacred Heart Academy 

24

23

23

11

-

81

 

Mercer County

(65)

 - 

Horn 10, Manning 4, Crowell 3, Goodman 20, Ashford 12, Lee 16.

Sacred Heart Academy 

(81)

 - 

T. Kopple 20, Distler 2, McCarty 7, Hess 6, Ormerod 25, Denbow 2, Boling 2, Campbell 12, Wade 2, K. Kopple 1, Miles 2.

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to Bob Tonini of Sacred Heart Academy for providing the computer statistics and comprehensive play by play statistics for tonight’s game.

Other Games of Interest (Girls)

Assumption

56

Presentation

24

 

Betsy Layne

64

Jenkins

53

 

Boone County

50

Dixie Heights

49

 

Bourbon County

59

Augusta

27

 

Central Hardin

48

LaRue County

44

 

Christian County

82

Muhlenberg South

29

 

Clark County

58

Madison Southern

57

(OT)

Clay County

42

South Laurel

36

 

Clinton County

82

Caverna

58

 

Corbin

62

Paul Dunbar

59

 

East Carter

41

Paintsville

33

 

Harrison County

50

Estill County

39

 

Iroquois

68

Seneca

51

 

Mason County

47

Paris

42

 

Newport Central Catholic

51

Conner

42

 

Paducah Tilghman

67

Mayfield

43

 

Rockcastle County

87

Bell County

47

 

Sayre

47

Berea

34

 

Somerset

86

Danville

47

 

West Carter

76

Montgomery County

60

 

Whitesburg

61

Hazard

36

 

Woodford County

81

West Jessamine

50

 

 

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