Henry Clay vs. Paul Laurence Dunbar (Girls)
ST Roach & MLK Classic
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
January 15, 2015
Henry Clay coach Eric Sanford started the following lineup: 5-9 Sr. Kerrigan Davis, 5-8 Jr. Anovia Byars. 6-1 Sr. Hannah Young, 5-6 Jr. T’Laya Lyvers, and 5-6 Sr. Destiny Carter. Paul Laurence Dunbar coach Sarah Bridenbaugh countered with 5-10 Sr. Nicole Armstrong, 5-9 So. Autumn Herriford, 6-0 Sr. Merissa Marrow, 5-4 Fr. Mashayla Cecil, and 5-4 Jr. Ezzy Ighodaro.
Henry Clay easily defeated a Dunbar squad that shot a dismal 17.8% from the field by a score of 59-23. Henry Clay shot 36.1% from the field including three of 14 from the three point line. The Lady Blue Devils connected on four of 10 from the free throw line, pulled down 54 rebounds, and scored 28 points off 28 Dunbar turnovers. Dunbar shot 17.8% from the field including two of 12 from beyond the arc. The Lady Bulldogs connected on five of 13 free throws, pulled down 36 rebounds, and scored eight points off 17 Henry Clay turnovers.
Hannah Young led Henry Clay with 14 points and eight rebounds. T’Laya Lyvers added 12 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and six steals. 5-10 Jr. Nakeisha Green pulled down nine rebounds.
Ezzy Ighodaro led Dunbar with 11 points and four rebounds. Nicole Armstrong pulled down eight rebounds.
Henry Clay (59) – Davis 5, Byars 2, Young 14, Lyvers 12, Carter 7, Lutz 2, Coney 4, Long 3, Jackson 4, Joyce 2, Green 4.
Paul Dunbar (23) – Armstrong 3, Herriford 0, Marrow 5, Cecil 4, Ighodaro 11.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.