CANFIELD- The Canfield lady Cardinals and the Boardman Spartans met for the first time in 2021 on Wednesday night at Canfield High School.
The Canfield Cardinals controlled the majority of the basketball game against Boardman. The Cardinals held a 29-21 lead into the halftime. In the second half, the Cardinals defense was stout, and the offense out scored Boardman 25-12, and gave Canfield a 54-33 victory.
Boardman was led by Reagan Burkey, who had 10 points for the Spartans. Behind Burkey was Emma Mills who contributed 8 points and battled underneath all day for Boardman.
Alyssa Dill had an incredible night for the Cardinals, scoring 24 points, with 18 out of the 24 points coming in the first half. Gianna DeLucia was behind Dill, with 9 points.
Canfield improves to 5-5 on the year, and will play at Warren Harding on Saturday night. Boardman drops the contest, and is scheduled to play at Poland Saturday night.
*Contributed by YSN’s Richie Juliano