GIRARD OH- After the big victory against the Lady Red Devils of Campbell, the lady Niles Red Dragons looked to have a big night against the Indians of Girard. Unfortunately, a quick start turned into a one sided affair for the lady Indians as they pulled away, winning 66-36.
For Girard it was Sieasia Triplett who scored a high 17. Combined for 14 points was Allison Durkin, Ezra Dede and Mia Malito, and Abbey Rafferty with nine. Next, it was five points for Makenzee White, four for Aly Wakefield, three for Abby Iceman, and a combined four points then for Aly Gassman and Sophia Latell.
For Niles, it was Abbey Reed with nine points, six for Brooke Money, 12 points combined for Gianna Wagner, Alaina Thigpen who was back from injury, and Caroline Cormell. Emily Macik scored a three and Katie Heinselman along with Jules Money combined for four points.
Girard will host Poland in a rematch looking to tie the series this season, while Niles will travel to take on the Lady Falcons of Jefferson. After, Ian O’Brien caught up with legendary coach Andy Saxon after the big win.
*contributed by YSNs Ian O’Brien*