Lady Colonels Steals a Win

Magruder Colonels played against the Wootton Patriots Tuesday night. Wootton set the pace fast, taking the lead 11-18 Wootton. Magruder and Wootton are playing rough, both teams are fouling hard against each other. #11 Kaitlin Klaising hits 2 3-pointers in the row to hold the Patriots lead going into the half 32-26. Wootton is playing well, not turn over the ball and talking to each other. #4 Adjowa Pinkrah for the Colonels got 12 rebounds before the 3rd quarter ended. Wootton continue to foul the Colonels and they continue to score and make their shots.

By the end of the 3rd quarter the score completely changed. Magruder 45-41 Wootton. Almost every time theirs a loose ball between both teams it becomes jump ball because the edge to have the ball is very high. 1.01 is left in the 4th and score is 46-46 Wootton kills some time, but misses their shot giving Magruder the ball at the free throw line #34 Janel Brown makes both baskets. Wootton has the ball at the free throw line #42 Sophie Ellis makes only one.

The Colonels go back to the free throw line and make their shots. Wootton has 10.7 seconds left they miss a tough lay-up.They send #34 Janel Brown back to the line and she seals the deal making both free throws.

Final Score: Magruder Colonels 51 Wootton Patriots 47

Magruder Colonels Stats: #34 Janel Brown 15 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assists, 5 steal, #4 Adjowa Pinkrah 9 points, 14 rebounds,1 steal, #31 Xena Metzger 5 points, 2 rebounds, #32 Cherylyn Matos 4 points, #11 Emily Fornatora 4 points, 1 rebounds, #33 Hannah Barr 5 points, 5 rebounds, #5 Lidia Castillo 9 points, 3 rebounds

Wootton Patriots Stats: #3 Ellie Kobylski 6 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assists, 1 steal, #1 Cece Kobylski 7 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal, #2 Sarah Waalerstedt 2 points, 4 rebound,1 assist, #11 Kaitlin Klausing 15 points, 6 rebounds,  #5 Marisa Cresham 4 points, 4 rebounds, 2 steals, 1 assist, #21 Kara Pitts 7 points, 4 rebounds, 1 steal, #31 Sheri Addison 3 point, 5 rebounds

Story by Kyle Hall

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