Shiners News · Lady Shiners get big win before Christmas 12-21-17 / Medora


On Thursday night, December 21st,  the Lady Shiners hosted Medora.  The Lady Shiners scored first, as Danyka Groover won the opening tip, tipping the ball to Lucy Carrigan for the drive and score.  The Lady Shiners used a 1-2-1-1 press to force Medora into a lot of turnovers and easy shots for the Lady Shiners.  The first quarter saw the Lady Shiners outscore Medora 34 to 6.  The second quarter saw the Lady Shiners turn the ball over and miss some shots. Medora managed to outscore the Lady Shiners 9 to 4.   At halftime, the Lady Shiners still lead 38 to 15.  The 3rd quarter saw the Lady Shiners get back into the scoring zone.  Lucy Carrigan scored 12 pts during the quarter.  Danyka Groover and Sydney Bostic also added some free throws, as the Lady Shiners ended the 3rd quarter up 54 to 21.  The Lady Shiners closed out the game winning 61 to 27.  Some Stats for the Lady Shiners: Sydney Bostic scored 2 pts and taking a big charge for the team,  Lucy Carrigan scored 27 pts,  Kinsey Price added 4 points, Sydney Pitts scored 6 pts, Danyka Groover scored 13 pts, and Maddie Wilson added another 9 pts.  The Lady Shiners were 7 for 11 from the charity stripe.  Over Christmas break, the Lady Shiners will play in the Speedway Tournament.  The Lady Shiners play Indiana Deaf in the their first round game.