The Lady Shiners lost both of their games at the Rivertown Classic Tourney. Last Wednesday night, the Lady Shiners took on Lawrenceburg in the first round. Rising Sun started off with an early 4 to 2 lead, but Lawrenceburg quickly took the lead again and never looked back. Lawrenceburg ended the first quarter with a 14 to 6 lead. During the second quarter, Lawrenceburg extended the lead. At halftime, Lawrenceburg was up 33 to 10. During the 3rd quarter, Rising Sun had their biggest offensive quarter, scoring 12 points, but couldn’t cut into the lead. The 3rd quarter ended with Lawrenceburg leading 45 to 22. Lawrenceburg expanded their lead during the fourth quarter. The Final score had Lawrenceburg winning 66 to 30. Scoring for Rising Sun: Bostic – 2 pts, Price – 1 pt, D. Groover – 4 pts, S. Groover – 2 pts, Wilson – 4 pts, Montgomery – 17 pts.
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Round 2: Rising Sun played Switzerland County in the consolation game Friday night. Switzerland County lead the entire game. The first quarter had Rising Sun down 13 to 6. The second quarter didn’t go any better and at halftime, the Lady Shiners were down 26 to 15. Six missed free throws didn’t help Rising Sun in the first half. At halftime, Rising Sun talked about feeding the post, but could never get anything going. The third quarter ended with Rising Sun still down 40 to 23. During the 4th quarter, Rising Sun felt like we could come back, but still struggled getting easy baskets to go in. Switzerland County did enough to win the game, 44 to 31. Scoring for Rising Sun: Bostic- 5pts, Price- 1pts, Pitts- 3pts, D. Groover- 10 pts, Wilson- 4pts, Montgomery- 8pts.
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