Model vs. Madison Central (Girls)
44th District Tournament
Eastern Kentucky University
February 21, 2017
Model coach Candace Wells started the following lineup: 5-9 Jr. Peyton Erslan, 5-7 Sr. Mallory Smith, 6-2 So. Lauren Jackson, 5-1 So. Savanna Gullett, and 5-7 Sr. Sydney Claypoole. Madison Central coach Robert Cooksey countered with 5-10 Sr. Lindsey Johns, 5-10 Sr. Charity Mack, 6-0 Sr. Mallie Cornett, 5-5 Jr. Bailee Vanover, and 5-8 Sr. Kasi Schneid.
Madison Central defeated Model by a score of 72-39. Madison Central’s defense recorded 20 steals and six blocked shots and converted 22 Model turnovers into 34 points. Madison Central shot 47.5% from the field including seven of 17 from the three point line. The Indians connected on nine of 16 free throws, pulled down 35 rebounds and outscored Model 18-0 on fast break points. Model shot 33.3% from the field including six of 14 from beyond the arc. The Patriots connected on five of 11 free throws, pulled down 31 rebounds, and scored three points off seven Madison Central turnovers.
Bailee Vanover led Madison Central with 19 points, eight rebounds, five assists, and six steals. Lindsey Johns added 16 points including three three point baskets despite only logging 19 minutes after missing several minutes due to an injury. Kasi Schneid recorded 10 points, five rebounds, five assists, and three steals. Mallie Cornett added eight points, five rebounds, five blocked shots, and five steals. Charity Mack recorded seven points, six rebounds, two assists, and four steals.
Savanna Gullett led Model with 12 points on four three point baskets. Peyton Erslan also scored 12 points including two three point baskets and eight rebounds. Lauren Jackson recorded 10 points, 12 rebounds, three assists, and three blocked shots.
Model (39) – Erslan 12, Smith 2, L. Jackson 10, Gullett 12, Claypoole 1, Tuttle 2.
Madison Central (72) – Johns 16, Mack 7, Cornett 8, Vanover 19, Schneid 10, Todd 5, Pacheco 3, Duerson 2, McKeithen 2.
A special thanks to the 44th District Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.