Pleasure Ridge Park vs. Assumption (Girls)
Assumption High School
January 12, 2016
Pleasure Ridge Park coach David Meadows started the following lineup: 5-7 Sr. Jayla Pugh, 5-6 Sr. Carnethia Brown, 5-7 Jr. Perri Mitchell, 5-4 Sr. Remi Jones, and 5-4 Jr. Amani Saunders. Assumption coach Amy Siegel countered with 5-7 Jr. Kristen Olinick, 5-6 So. Taylor Allen, 6-0 Jr. Piper Gray, 5-4 Sr. Sabrina Fusseneger, and 5-6 Jr. Jenna Calhoun.
Assumption trailed 41-37 after three quarters but rallied to defeat Pleasure Ridge Park by a score of 60-58. The score was tied seven times and there were 11 lead changes in the game. Assumption shot 44% from the field including six of 15 from the three point line. The Rockets connected on 10 of 15 free throws, pulled down 34 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 17 PRP turnovers. PRP shot 44.7% from the field including four of 11 from beyond the arc. The Lady Panthers connected on 12 of 20 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored 23 points off 19 Assumption turnovers.
5-6 Fr. Jasmine Elder led Assumption with 18 points and six rebounds. 5-6 Fr. Ally Willis added 15 points including three three point baskets. Piper Gray recorded 12 points, nine rebounds, and two blocked shots.
Carnethia Brown led PRP with 20 points including three three point baskets. Amani Saunders added 17 points. Jayla Pugh recorded nine points and nine rebounds. Perri Mitchell recorded nine points, seven rebounds, and four steals.
PRP (58) – Pugh 9, Brown 20, Mitchell 9, Jones 3, Saunders 17.
Assumption (60) – Olinick 6, Allen 2, Gray 12, Fusseneger 2, Calhoun 2, McQueary 3, Willis 15, Elder 18.
A special thanks to Bob Tonini of Sacred Heart Academy for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.