Basketball (Girls JH) Monroe Central Jr-Sr High School

Both Junior High Girls Basketball teams defeat Daleville

By Kyle Parkison | Nov 30, 2023 10:05 PM


7th Grade: The 6th and 7th grade girls basketball team cruised to victory in their conference matchup with Daleville Thursday night, beating the Broncos 33-10 and improving their record to 3-0. Leading the way for the Lady Bears was Landry Taylor, scoring a game high 14 points and pulling down an impressive 9 rebounds to go along with 7 steals and 6 jump ball tie ups. Izzy McGrath had a great night on the boards, collecting a season high 11 rebounds to go along with 8 points, 2 blocks and 4 steals. Lucy Huston played hard and collected 4 points to go with 4 rebounds and 3 steals. Rounding out the scoring for the bears was Claire Cheesman with 3 points and Gracie McCreery and Lillie Moery with 2 points each. The Lady Bears play again on Monday, when they play host to the Yorktown Tigers. Go Bears! 8th Grade: The 8th grade Lady Bears traveled to Daleville Thursday night to face the Broncos in another MEC conference matchup. The Bears came out ready to play as they held the Broncos scoreless in the first quarter on their way to the win with a final score of 31-6 in a game that was shortened to only 3 quarters. All the girls saw equal playing time with the team collectively having 17 rebounds, 16 steals, 3 blocks and 5 assists. The Lady Bears move to 3-0 on the season, they are back in action on Monday vs. Yorktown.