Sayre vs. Whitfield Academy (Girls)
February 5, 2013
Sayre coach Scotty Sutton started the following lineup: 5-6 8th grade Sydney Strup, 5-7 Sr. Cammie Croney-Clark, 6-3 So. Gabby Bowie, 5-7 Jr. Hadyn White, and 5-8 Jr. Molly Manella. Whitfield Academy coach Norman Huebner countered with 5-7 Jr. Kelsey Blackwell, 5-7 Jr. Meghan Miller, 5-10 Sr. Rachel Hudson, 5-5 Jr. Rachel Cowles, and 5-5 Jr. Rachel Powers.
Sayre defeated Whitfield Academy by a score of 44-38. Sayre shot 46.3% from the field including one of four from the three point line. The Lady Spartans connected on five of nine free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 18 Whitfield Academy turnovers. Whitfield Academy shot 26.2% from the field including three of 13 from beyond the arc. The Wildcats connected on 13 of 18 free throws, pulled down 31 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 18 Sayre turnovers.
Gabby Bowie led Sayre with 15 points, eight rebounds, and six blocked shots. Sydney Strup added 10 points and five steals. Molly Manella recorded nine points, eight rebounds, and four steals. Cammie Croney-Clark chipped in with eight points and six rebounds.
Rachel Cowles led Whitfield Academy with 14 points including two three point baskets. Kelsey Blackwell added 12 points. 5-7 So. Moriah Tedder chipped in with seven points and five rebounds. Rachel Powers pulled down nine rebounds.
Sayre 6 15 11 12 – 44
Whitfield Academy 12 8 5 13 – 38
Sayre (44) – Strup 10, C. Croney-Clark 8, Bowie 15, White 0. Manella 9, Klus 2.
Whitefield Academy (38) – Blackwell 12, Miller 0, Hudson 3, Cowles 14, Powers 2, Tedder 7.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.