Bethlehem vs. DuPont Manual (Girls)
Statewide Mortgage Valentine Shootout
Butler High School
February 6, 2021
Bethlehem trailed 35-28 at halftime but outscored Manual 24-4 in the third quarter on their way to a 66-61 victory. Bethlehem led 58-41 with five and a half minutes left in the game but Manual rallied to pull within three 62-59 with 36 seconds remaining in the game but could not overtake the Banshees. Bethlehem shot 43.8% from the field including three of eight from the three point line. The Banshees connected on 21 of 27 free throws and pulled down 31 rebounds. Manual shot 40.4% from the field including seven of 20 from beyond the arc. The Crimsons connected on eight of 16 free throws and pulled down 30 rebounds.
5-10 Sr. Ella Thompson led Bethlehem with 22 points including 10 of 11 free throws and eight rebounds. 6-2 So. Xaviara Smalley added 12 points including four of four free throws and eight rebounds. 5-5 Sr. Amelia Hodges recorded 12 points including two three point baskets and five rebounds. 6-0 So. Emma Filiatreau chipped in with 10 points and five rebounds.
5-8 So. Jakayla Thompson led Manual with 18 points including three three point baskets, three of four free throws, and four rebounds. 6-1 Jr. Kennedy Lee added 15 points and 13 rebounds. 5-7 Jr. Ayanna Stroud recorded 11 points and five rebounds. 5-3 So. Sydne Tolbert chipped in with nine points.
Bethlehem (66) – Thompson 22, Smalley 12, Hodges 12, Filiatreau 10, Thurmond 5, Spalding 5.
DuPont Manual (61) – Thompson 18, Lee 15, Stroud 11, Tolbert 9, Chatman 2, Brown 6.
A special thanks to both teams for providing the statistics for tonight’s game.