Shiners News · Varsity Lady Shiners compete at the Speedway Holiday Tournament


On Thursday, December 27th, the Lady Shiners competed in the Speedway Holiday Tournament.  In the first game, Rising Sun took on the host, Speedway.  The 1st quarter saw the Lady Sparkplugs jump out to a 17 to 9 advantage.  During the second quarter, the Lady Shiners defense had trouble stopping the Lady Sparkplugs offense, as they went into the halftime with a 39 to 23 lead.  After the 3rd quarter, Speedway still lead 53 to 28.  The 4th quarter, finally saw the Lady Shiners wake up and outscored Speedway 14 to 7, but it was a little to late.  Speedway defeated the Lady Shiners, 60 to 46.  Scoring for Rising Sun were:  Sydney Bostic-3pts, Kinsey Price-2pts, Sydney Pitts-2pts, Danyka Groover-8pts, Maddie Wilson-7 pts, Lindsay Montgomery-20pts

In the consolation game, Rising Sun played in a close game against Indiana Deaf.   After the 1st quarter, the score was tied, 11 to 11.  During the second quarter, Rising Sun pulled ahead 22 to 19.  The 3rd quarter had Indiana deaf outscoring the Lady Shiners 17 to 8 and lead 36 to 30.  During the 4th quarter, Rising Sun battled back with a big defensive quarter. Rising Sun outscored Indiana Deaf 15 to 7.  Rising Sun defeated Indiana Deaf 45 to 43.  Scoring for Rising Sun were:  Sydney Bostic- 3pts, Maddy Bovard- 3pts, Sydney Pitts- 2pts, Danyka Groover- 10pts, Maddie Wilson- 14pts, Lindsay Montgomery- 13pts