Shiners News · Lady Shiners defeat Crothersville


On Tuesday night, December 10th, the Lady Shiners welcomed Crothersville to Rising Sun.  The first quarter ended with Rising Sun leading 11 to 9.  The second quarter saw Crothersville struggle against the Rising Sun zone.  Crothersville could only muster one made 3-pointer during the second quarter.  Rising Sun stayed consistent and scored another 11 points in the quarter.  At half time, Rising Sun led 22 to 12.  The 3rd quarter again saw the Lady Shiners outscore Crothersville by two and pushed their lead to 34 to 22.  Rising Sun ‘s offense struggled in the 4th quarter.  Rising Sun was stuck on 34 points for about half the quarter until Lindsay Montgomery finally found the bottom of the net for a short 2-pointer.  Then Maddie Wilson hit a big 3-pointer, followed by Danyka Groover hitting a short 2.  Crothersville had cut into the Shiner lead by scoring 15 points in the quarter, but Rising Sun held on by going 3 for 9 at the free throw line to clinch the win.  Final Score was 44 to 37.

Leading Scorers for Rising Sun:  Sydney Pitts- 3 pts, Danyka Groover-12 pts, Maddie Wilson- 9 pts, Lindsay Montgomery- 20 pts.

For full stats go to Max Preps.