Basketball: Lady Cats, Bobcats Successful Against Clarion-Limestone (02/16/17)
The Clarion Area Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball teams both had successful outings against Clarion-Limestone on Wednesday (February 15th), with the Lady Cats defeating the homestanding Lady Lions 80-41 and the Bobcats downing the visiting Lions 69-56.
Lady Cats vs Lady Lions
Alexis Constantino had a monster game, with 32 points, while Gloria Kroh and Wendy Beveridge each recorded double-doubles. Kroh had 11 points and 17 rebounds and Beveridge had 10 points and 13 blocked shots. Katlyn Constantino had 12 points, giving Clarion four players in double-figures.
The Lady Cats led who led 31-20 at halftime, had a 28 point third quarter.
The Lady Cats finished their season at 8-14.
Bobcats vs Lions
Three Bobcats scored in double-figures. Austin Hummell led the way with 16 points, followed by Ty Burford with 14 and Cameron Craig with thirteen. Ceventh Lynch-Skunda, Ryan Anthony and Spencer Miller each had 7 points with Lynch-Skunda and Anthony both connecting on a three-pointer.
Reed Anthony and Zak Bauer each had three points.
The Bobcats led 15-13 after one, 29-27 at the half and 53-43 after three. Each team scored sixteen in the final stanza to set the 69-56 final.
Dan Callen led the Lions with thirty points.
The two teams will face each other for the third time next week, in the District Nine playoffs.
(Good work, Lady Cats and Bobcats!!!!)