Lady Saints Sizzle in First Half of Pratt Win
KSCB News - January 12, 2012 6:42 am
The #8 Seward Lady Saints built a 42-17 halftime lead and won 66-48 Wednesday night at Lesh Arena in Pratt. The Lady Beavers out-scored Seward 31-24 in the second half, but Seward still won handily.
Ricquia Jones scored a career high 19 points while Ashlynn Knoll returned to the lineup with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
Seward shot 44 percent and held PCC to 32 percent shooting. The Lady Saints struggled with 25 turnovers but forced 23 turnovers. Seward built their first half lead in part due to 6-12 shooting from three point range.
Pratt is 10-6 overall and 0-2 in the Jayhawk West while Seward is 14-2 overall and 3-0 in the Jayhawk West.
Seward has won 42 in a row over Pratt and hasn’t lost to them since 1991.
The Lady Saints host Region 6 champion Cloud Saturday night at 6 p.m. in the Green House. McDonald’s is the buyout sponsor.
The Lady Saints will be featured during Thursday night’s Green Line show at 6 p.m. on Talkradio 1270 and kscbnews.net live from Billy’s.
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