Junior Lady Warriors fall at home to Marmaduke
Marmaduke outscored EPC 16-6 in the fourth quarter to erase a three point deficit and take a 44-37 win over the Junior Lady Warriors this past Monday in Lepanto.
Denissia Gaines gave EPC an early 1-0 lead after hitting one of two free throws as Makenzie Hampton hit a jumper in the lane for Marmaduke to make it 2-1. Shelby Hensley's jumper in the lane pushed the Junior Lady Greyhounds' lead to 4-1 before Gaines hit a jumper to make 4-3 with 3:21 left. Madalynn Vandergriff canned a three-pointer for Marmaduke making it 7-3 only to see Gaines score inside and Latavia Freeman score back to back baskets for EPC to make the score 9-7 Junior Lady Warriors. Tori Sutherland hit one of two free throws late for the Junior Lady Greyhounds to make it 9-8 EPC at the end of one.
Marmaduke opened the second quarter with a 10-0 run as Baylie Joiner got a steal and a layup, a basket off the fast break and hit one of two free throws. Hensley drilled a three-pointer as Hampton scored inside to make it 18-9 with 2:38 left. EPC scored then next seven points as Freeman scored inside, Zoe Constant knocked down a three-ball and Gaines hit a jumper to make the score 18-16 Junior Lady Greyhounds at the half.
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