Clarksville, TN – The Rossview Lady Hawks basketball team continues to soar past opponents. Tuesday night on their own court they held the Northwest Lady Vikings to single digit scoring in each period. They dominated the Lady Vikings in a District 10-AAA match up 66-14 to remain undefeated.
The Lady Hawks put on a full court press that had the Lady Vikings struggling all night. The Lady Vikings committed 19 turnovers in the first half.
In addition, the Lady Vikings did not have an answer for the Lady Hawks greater size in the post. Senior forward Janie White led the offensive charge in the paint with 14 points. Sophomore guard Mickey Head also had a solid game under the basket with 11 points.
Rossview downs Northwest 66-14 (Michael Rios Clarksville Sports Network)
Ten different Lady Hawks scored in the game.
The Lady Hawks out-rebounded the Lady Vikings 29-13. Semajia Ogburn almost earned a double-double with 8 boards and 11 points. She also had one block in the game. Head pulled down 6 boards and White grabbed 5.
The Lady Vikings scored only 3 points in the first half. Taylor Senseney scored all 3 points. Keya Ross was the Lady Vikings leading scorer with 4 points.
The Lady Hawks jumped out to a 28-1 lead in the first period. By halftime they led 44-3.
The Lady Vikings scored 9 points in the third period, their strongest period of the game. However, it was clear they were outmatched and their best efforts would not come close to erasing the deficit they had created.
The win improves the Lady Hawks to 5-0 overall while the Lady Vikings fall to 1-5.
Rossview 28 16 17 5 – 66
Northwest 1 2 9 2 – 14
Janie White 14, Mickey Head 11, Semajia Ogburn 11, Jemiah Harrison 6, Kayli Lehman 4, A. Gamorra 4, Kiara Fisher 5, Karle Pace 4, Haylee Croom 2, Hadley Brown 3
Keya Ross 4, Taylor Senseney 3, Skyler Dixon 3, Megan Thompson 2, Kaitlin McLaughlin 2
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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