Henry Clay vs. Paul Laurence Dunbar (Girls)
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
January 10, 2019
Henry Clay coach Eric Sanford started the following lineup: 5-9 Fr. Amiya Jenkins, 5-5 So. Ravion Jackson, 5-10 Sr. Grace Branchini, 4-11 Jr. Taviona Sanford, and 5-3 Fr. Maddie Kaufman. Paul Laurence Dunbar coach Nick Runyon countered with 5-7 Sr. Cheyenne Fullwood, 5-6 Sr. Riley Feddock, 5-10 So. Elise Ellison-Coons, 5-8 So. Tanaya Cecil, and 5-8 So. Haley Gadd.
The score was tied 36-36 after three quarters but Henry Clay outscored Dunbar 22-15 in the final quarter to earn a 58-51 victory. The score was tied nine times and there were eight lead changes in the game. Henry Clay shot 41.2% from the field including one of nine from the three point line. The Lady Blue Devils connected on 15 of 22 free throws, pulled down 43 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 18 Dunbar turnovers. Dunbar shot 33.3% from the field including zero of 11 from beyond the arc. The Lady Bulldogs connected on 17 of 26 free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 24 points off 25 Henry Clay turnovers.
Amiya Jenkins led Henry Clay with 13 points, seven rebounds, four assists, and three steals. 5-7 Sr. Kiya Thompson added 13 points and four rebounds. 5-10 Fr. Kennedy Williams recorded nine points and eight rebounds.
Elise Ellison-Coons led Dunbar with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Cheyenne Fullwood added 10 points.
Paul Laurence Dunbar,12,11,13,15,51
Henry Clay (58) – Jenkins 13, Jackson 5, Branchini 2, Sanford 0, Kaufman 4, Cox 6, Stone 6, Thompson 13, Williams 9.
Paul Laurence Dunbar (51) – Fullwood 10, Feddock 4, Ellison-Coons 14, Cecil 7, Gadd 2, Ginter 4, Jackson 8, Campbell 2.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.