User Login    
 + Register
Sports : Milan girls win low-scoring tussle with Scotland County
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/28 9:20:00 (378 reads) News by the same author

The Milan Lady Wildcats rallied in the fourth quarter for an important Tri-Rivers Conference win against Scotland County on Friday night, part of a varsity doubleheader broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3 and 'Internet TV'.

Milan started very slowly, giving up the first nine points of the contest, but came back in the late stages of the first quarter and second quarter, mainly on the strength of its defense. The Lady 'Cats gave up ONLY four points after the 9-0 start, and a Hannah Sanders jumper with five seconds left in the half gave Milan a 15-13 lead at halftime.

Scotland County, much like in the first half, came out of the gates swiftly in the third quarter, and led 25-23 after three, only to see Sanders control the game's fourth quarter, as the Milan senior scored eight of her game-high 14 points in that frame, with Milan going to 11-8 with the 37-34 win. Andra Sylvester added 10 points for the Lady Wildcats. Hailey Dial paced the Scotland County girls with eight points (all scored in the third quarter).

The Lady Wildcats, on a two-game winning streak coming into the new week, will play at state-ranked Trenton on Thursday night at 6:15 (on KTTN FM 92.3) before hosting Knox County on Friday, February 1st.

The Milan boys struggled mightily in their game against Scotland County, particularly on the offensive end, as the Tigers cruised to a 56-11 win over the Wildcats. Lucas Howard led the visiting Tigers with 18 points, while Jacob Blessing had 13. Raul Palacios had four points to lead the Wildcats.

Courtwarming festivities will held at halftime of the boy's game on Friday night at Milan High School. Named courtwarming queen was Alyssa Forster. Marcus Shipley was named courtwarming king.

Here are other scores from Friday, January 25th, 2013:

HAMILTON TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: Gallatin 50, Richmond 42
Boys Consolation: Lathrop 71, Polo 67
Girls Third Place: Lathrop 72, Polo 61

GILMAN CITY TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: Cainsville 44, Ridgeway 16
Boys Consolation: Pattonsburg 50, Gilman City 48
Girls Third Place: Princeton 38, North Harrison 36

MEADVILLE TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: Tina-Avalon 68, Bucklin/Macon County 50
Boys Consolation: Tina-Avalon 66, Grundy R-5 64 (Double OT)
Girls Third Place: Meadville 45, Northwestern 32

KING CITY TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: DeKalb 37, Stanberry 32
Boys Consolation: Maysville 40, St. Joseph Christian 36
Girls Third Place: King City 50, South Holt 42

CAMERON TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: Chillicothe 43, Lawson 34
Boys Consolation: Lawson 43, Chillicothe 40

KEYTESVILLE TOURNAMENT:
Girls Consolation: Brunswick 31, Madison 28
Boys Consolation: Madison 50, Keytesville 47

OTHER GAMES:

Girls:
Worth County 57, Albany 46
Winston 63, Osborn 15
Atlanta 60, Novinger 40
Knox County 48, Schuyler County 31

Boys:
Albany 73, Worth County 46
Winston 72, Osborn 61
Highland 69, Brookfield 32
Atlanta 50, Novinger 47
Knox County 63, Schuyler County 37

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2015/1/26 10:40:00 - Buchanan County Shooting Kills One, Injures Mid-Buchanan School Nurse
2015/1/26 10:20:04 - KC Royals Invite 25 Players To Major League Spring Training
2015/1/26 10:15:52 - Grundy R-5 Coaches Shows For Monday, 1/26/15
2015/1/26 9:30:00 - NCMC Women Rip First Place In Region 16 From STLCC
2015/1/26 9:20:00 - Princeton Board Of Education Meeting Report
2015/1/26 9:19:58 - NCMC Softball Makes Weydert Signing Official
2015/1/26 9:16:51 - La Plata Man Dies In Saturday Night Accident
2015/1/26 9:13:39 - Mercer's Michaelis Leads Mizzou In Loss To #14 Kentucky
2015/1/26 9:11:38 - One Dead, Six Injured In Head-On Collision Near Orrick
2015/1/26 9:00:00 - Gilman City Girls Grab Big Overtime Win
2015/1/26 8:39:01 - Saturday Night Accident Near Salisbury Injures Four
2015/1/26 8:33:49 - I-35 Accident, Involving A Deer, Injures Iowa Woman
2015/1/26 8:30:41 - Cardinals Sweep Panthers In HDC Doubleheader
2015/1/26 8:22:45 - Princeton Sweeps Milan In KTTN Friday Night Doubleheader
2015/1/26 8:20:00 - Mercer Cardinal Coaches Shows For Monday, 1/26/15
2015/1/26 7:31:52 - Suspect Wanted On First Degree Murder Charges In Ottumwa Arrested
2015/1/26 7:30:00 - Hogs Clip Tigers In Mizzou Arena Nail-Biter
2015/1/26 4:30:00 - Is The Personal Robot Finally Here?
2015/1/26 4:25:12 - Man Transforms His Home Into A Cat Paradise For Maximum Kitty Fun
2015/1/26 4:20:54 - Baby Born In Arizona Without Eyes
2015/1/26 4:11:22 - Man Shot At For Flicking Bright Lights At Driver
2015/1/26 4:06:28 - Deaths By Suicide Appear To Be Increasing Across Missouri
2015/1/26 4:03:00 - 4-Year Old Calls 911, Saves Pregnant Mother And Becomes Big Sister
2015/1/26 3:59:02 - Three Teens Charged In Killing Of 14-Year Old Girl
2015/1/26 3:56:03 - Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App Disabled
2015/1/26 3:52:20 - Nor'easter Threatens Northeast With 2 Feet Of Snow
2015/1/26 3:50:17 - Texas Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing $930,000 from St. Joseph Employer
2015/1/23 21:05:29 - Grundy County Grass Fire Burns Seven Acres
2015/1/23 21:01:17 - Gilman City Man Injured In Wreck East Of Bethany
2015/1/23 20:58:23 - Friday Morning Accident Injures Richmond Man



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Events Today
Listen to KTTN-FM