Lady Cats Down Lady Lions In KSAC Basketball Action (02/04/14)
Led by Maci Thornton’s 22 points, the Clarion Area Girls Basketball Team downed homestanding Clarion-Limestone 47-39, on Monday night.
The difference in the game was a big first quarter, by the Lady Cats, as they jumped out to a 15-4 lead. The Lady Lions outscored Clarion 35-32 the rest of the way, but it wasn’t enough to overcome the 11 point deficit.
C-L outscored Clarion by two, 16-14, in the second and 10-8, in the third, to trail by seven points heading into the last stanza. The Lady Cats would register a 10-9 scoring advantage, in the fourth, to set the 47-39 final.
Also joining in the scoring for Clarion, were Laken Ganoe with 9 points, and Kyla Miles and Grace Kroh, with eight points apiece.
The Lady Cats, who are now 15-4, are scheduled to host the Lady Vikings, of Venango Catholic, on Wednesday.
(Thanks to Barb Beveridge for information for this article.)