Clay County vs. Madison Central (Girls)
Madison Central High School
January 16, 2016
Madison Central erased an eight point deficit in the third quarter to notch a 55-52 come-from-behind victory over Clay County. Mallie Cornett scored an old fashioned three point play in the closing minute to give Madison Central the lead. Madison Central shot 41.8% from the field including one of 13 from the three point line. The Lady Indians connected on eight of 10 free throws and pulled down 31 rebounds. Clay County shot 35.8% from the field including seven of 22 from beyond the arc. The Lady Tigers connected on seven of eight free throws and pulled down 33 rebounds.
5-4 So. Bailee Vanover led Madison Central with 18 points. 5-10 Jr. Lindsey Johns added 10 points. 6-0 Jr. Mallie Cornett recorded eight points and seven blocked shots. 5-10 Jr. Charity Mack chipped in with seven points and six rebounds and 5-4 Sr. Emily Willoughby also scored seven points.
5-9 8th Grade Kaylee Mathis led Clay County with 25 points including two three point baskets and four rebounds. 5-10 Sr. Kelli Roberts added 18 points including four three point baskets and 13 rebounds.
Clay County (52) – Roberts 18. Mathis 25, Parker 4, Mills 2, Asher 3.
Madison Central (55) – Cornett 8, Fallis 5, Johns 10, Mack 7, Vanover 18, Willoughby 7.
A special thanks to Clay County coach James Burchell for providing the statistics for this game.