North Point’s Lady Eagles come out with the control. Set in a full court press getting 2 back steals in the first quarter against The Lady Colonels of Magruder to begin their run. Scoring in almost every possession. The Lady Eagles lead 24 to 8 at the end of the first quarter.
The Lady Colonels can’t seem to score on the Lady Eagles defense,with them only scoring 4 points in the 2nd quarter. The Colonels are giving the game away, with a lack of ball security and good passes. Towards the end of the half North Point is beginning to get lazy and failing to finish the easy shot. Score at halftime North Point 32 Magruder 12.
The Lady Colonels begin to pick up speed, scoring double the amount of points they scored in the first half. North Point Lady Eagles are starting to show fatigue late in the 3rd. Lady Colonels #5 Lydia Castillo gets 2 back to back steals. The score at the end of the 3rd qtr. is North Point 44 – 24.
During the 4th quarter, the Lady Colonels look to be gaining, but the Lady Eagles are scoring at the same pace and keeping the lead even, during the last few minutes of the fourth quarter, Magruder appears to be waving the white towel.
Final Score North Point 55 Magruder 35
Story by Kyle Hall, Photos by Jeffrey Vogt
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