Clarksville, TN – The Lady Knights galloped over the Northeast Lady Eagles 18-9 in their jamboree match up Thursday night. A big first period was all it took to beat the Eagles who scored single digit points in both 8-minute periods.
The Lady Eagles struggled to score from both the floor and the free throw line. They scored only three baskets from the floor and shot 3-of-9 from the free throw line.
Lady Knights Mikeala Smith and Malia Umrani led all scorers with 4 points. Smith also pulled down 3 rebounds.
Smith scored the first two points for the Lady Knights as part of an opening 4-0 run. The Knights extended the run to 11-to-2 before the Lady Eagles could score their final three points in the first period.
Kenwood Lady Knights Basketball push past Northeast Lady Eagles 18-9.
After scoring just five points in the first period, the Lady Eagles were only able to add four more in the second. Sh’Niya Horn led the team with three points. She was one of five Lady Eagles to score.
Horn’s third point was a free throw to open the second period. After two free throws made by Lady Knight Umrani, Kayla Bradley made a layup for her only points in the game.
After opening with 13 points in the first period, the Lady Knights struggled to score in the second period as well. They added just five points in the later period, but it was enough to secure the win.
Seven different Lady Knights scored in the game. The Lady Knights finished the game shooting 5-of-7 from the free throw line.
Northeast 9, Kenwood 18
|Northeast Lady Eagles
|Kenwood Lady Knights
Sh’Niya Horn 3, Kayla Bradley 2, Erecha Partis 2, Nataszja Freeman 1, Danayla Odom 1
MiKeala Smith 4, Malia Umrani 4, Katie Robards 2, Jasmine Johnson 2, Akia Votaw 2, Tatiyana Demoss 2, Kyra Brown 1
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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