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December 19, 2013

Lowery leads FH to 57-25 victory

CUMBERLAND — Sarah Lowery recorded a double-double of 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead Fort Hill to its second win in as many nights with a 57-25 triumph over Hope for Hyndman.

Lowery was one of two Sentinels to score in double figures, Camden Wilson finished with 13 points, by hitting eight field goals and 4 of 8 foul shots. Troie York added seven points. Lowery added five steals to go with her double-double.

Following a 52-32 win over Northern on Wednesday, Fort Hill steadily pulled away from the Hornets Thursday evening, building a seven-point lead at the end of the first, 13-6, a 27-16 lead at halftime and a 38-20 advantage at the end of the third.

Hyndman’s Kadi Cosgrove led the team with 12 points.

Fort Hill (2-2) hosts Southern at 3:30 on Saturday. The Hornets begin play in the Calvary Christian Christmas Tournament today when they face off against the hosts.

Mountain Ridge    48

Musselman    30


INWOOD, W.Va. — Mountain Ridge took over in the third quarter, charged by Sarah Raines’ double-double, to remain undefeated by beating Musselman on the road Thursday night.

Raines added a 12 for 16 performance at the free-throw line to six field goals to finish with 24 points, and came up huge on defense with 10 steals to complete the double-double. She also added four assists into the equation.

Anna Broadwater had seven points to go along with three rebounds and three assists, and Lexi Metz scored seven points as well.

The Applemen were led in scoring by Burrett’s eight points.

Tessa Lutton and Molly Winner led Mountain Ridge to a 43-26 jayvee victory. Lutton scored 14 points and Winner had 13, while Mikayla Brown had nine in the loss.

The Miners (5-0) play next Friday in their Holiday Tournament. They face Pendleton at 7 p.m. on Friday and Catoctin on Saturday. Fort Hill and Catoctin open the classic at 5 p.m. on Friday.

Hampshire    58

Hedgesville    31


HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — Hampshire’s full-court press and Mary Feaster’s outside shooting spotted the Trojans a 23-point lead in the first quarter of their rout Thursday night at Hedgesville.

Feaster made six three-pointers and another two-point shot to finish with a game-leading 20 points. Emilynn Corbin added nine points and Taylor Harwood had seven.

Defensive pressure led to a lot of steals for the Trojans (17) and to lots of easy shots early on.

“We decided the game in the first quarter,” said Hampshire’s coach Al Straley. “Our full-court press generated plenty of easy baskets and set the tone of the game. It allowed us to build such a lead that we didn’t need to press anymore after the first.”

Hampshire got out to a 27-4 lead at the close of the first quarter and was up 38-13 at halftime. It had a 50-17 lead entering the fourth.

Courtney Sansone and Charity Gillespie had nine points each in the loss.

Hampshire won the junior varsity game 55-19.

Now 2-2, the Trojans play at Martinsburg Saturday at 2:45.

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