Elizabethtown vs. Anderson County (Girls)
Republic Bank Holiday Classic Championship
Lexington Catholic High School
December 23, 2013
Elizabethtown coach Tim Mudd started the following lineup: 6-2 So. Erin Boley, 5-8 Jr. Darien Huff, 6-2 Jr. Reauna Cleaver, 5-7 So. Rachel Warden, and 5-9 Jr. Livie Bowling. Anderson County coach Tony Kay countered with 5-8 Sr. Alex Avritt, 5-7 Sr. Jessica Rice, 5-10 Sr. Eriel McKee, 5-5 Sr. Destiny Stewart, and 5-11 Sr. Makenzie Cann.
Anderson County led 38-34 after three quarters but Elizabethtown outscored Anderson County 17-4 in the final quarter to earn a 51-42 victory and the championship. Elizabethtown held a 34-14 advantage in the paint to overcome a 27-9 disadvantage in three point points. There were 12 lead changes and three ties in this game. Elizabethtown shot 44.7% from the field including three of nine from the three point line. The Lady Bearcats connected on six of nine free throws, pulled down 36 rebounds, and scored six points off nine Anderson County turnovers. Anderson County shot 31.4% from the field including nine of 27 from beyond the arc. The Lady Panthers connected on one of two free throws, pulled down 27 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 11 Elizabethtown turnovers.
Erin Boley led Elizabethtown with 19 points and 12 rebounds. Reauna Cleaver added 15 points and 13 rebounds.
Makenzie Cann led Anderson County with 19 points including four three point baskets and five assists. Eriel McKee added 11 points, 13 rebounds, and three blocked shots.
Elizabethtown 11 12 11 17 – 51
Anderson Co. 15 6 17 4 – 42
Elizabethtown (51) – Boley 19, Huff 5, Cleaver 15, Warden 3, Bowling 4, Stinson 5.
Anderson County (42) – Avritt 0, Rice 3, McKee 11, Stewart 6, Cann 19, Robinson 3.
A special thanks to the Lexington Catholic Stats Crew Glenn Gentry and Gary Long for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.