Clarksville, TN – The Rossview Lady Hawks fly pass the West Creek Lady Coyotes 41-20. The Lady Hawks centers got a steady feed from their guards and dominated the paint.
Lady Hawks Janie White, Jemiah Harrison and Jasmine Taylor all scored 8 points in the paint. White and Harrison scored the Lady Hawks first 10 points of the game as part of a 13-1 run.
Fouls by the Lady Hawks got the Lady Coyotes back in the game. Eight straight free throws closed the gap to 13-9. The Lady Coyotes missed only two free throws in both quarters, making 10-12.
Rossview defeats West Creek at Jamboree(Michael Rios Clarksville Sports Network)
Lady Coyote Tyisha Worthy led her team with 6 points, all from the free throw line where she was a perfect 6 for 6.
The Lady Hawks were 3 for 7 from the free throw line.
Seven different Lady Coyotes scored in the game. However, after scoring 15 in the first quarter, they only scored 5 points in the second.
The Lady Hawks cleaned up their defensive efforts in the second quarter, generating turnovers instead of fouls. They added fast break points to their post game attack to produce 22 second quarter points.
Taylor scored all eight of her points in the second quarter. Nine different Lady Hawks scored in the game. Ashley Powers hit the only 3-pointer for the Lady Hawks.
Mickey Head added 4 points from the paint in the second quarter. Brandy Claybrooks scored the last points for the Lady Hawks with a layup off a fast break. She was fouled and converted the additional point from the stripe to help the Lady Hawks score more than 40 points in only two quarters of play.
Lady Hawks 19 22
Lady Coyotes 15 5
About Marlon Scott
Marlon Scott is a freelance journalist and writer. He graduated from Austin Peay State University in 2011 with a B.S. in Communications, majoring in Communication Arts with a concentration in print and web journalism. His writing career began as a sports writer for The All State, the APSU student newspaper, in 2006. He continued working for the paper until his graduation, serving in various positions including Sports Editor and Editor-in-Chief.
In 2010, Scott contributed stories and photographs as well as designed and served as Editor-in-Chief for the monograph, Civic Art of Clarksville: The stories behind the pieces.
Scott has also produced 60 stories for The Leaf Chronicle, the local newspaper of Clarksville, TN.
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SectionsBasketball (Women), Rossview, West Creek
TopicsAPSU Dunn Center, CMCSS Basketball Jamboree, Dunn Center, Janie White, Jasmine Taylor, Jemiah Harrison, Rossview, Rossview High School, Rossview Lady Hawks, Rossview Lady hawks basketball, Tyisha Worthy, West Creek, West Creek high Lady Coyotes, West Creek High School, West Creek Lady Coyotes basketball