Lady Warriors fall in non-conference play

Thursday, November 29, 2018
EPC's Tileyah Ward eyes the baskets as Maramduke's Karlie Gilliam defends during girls high school basketball action this past Monday in Lepanto. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Marmaduke had four players in double digit scoring led by Karlie Gilliam's 21 points as the Lady Greyhounds downed EPC 77-37 this past Monday in Lepanto.

Bre Ward hit a jumper in the lane to give EPC an early 2-0 lead as Gilliam answered with a basket inside to make it 2-2. Keragan Gordon hit one of two free throws for the Lady Warriors before Zoe Massey hit one of two free throws for the Lady Greyhounds to make the score 3-3. Reesa Hampton canned a three-pointer for Marmaduke as Tileyah Ward hit one of two free throws for EPC to make it 6-4 Marmaduke with 5:02 left. Heidi Robinson hit three of four three throws on back to back trips to the line for the Lady Greyhounds as Bre Ward hit one of two free throws for EPC making it 9-6 Lady Greyhounds. Johnna Rae Baine scored inside for Marmaduke, Bre Ward hit a jumper in the lane for the Lady Warriors as Massey and Hampton hit back to back three-pointers to give the Lady Greyhounds a 17-7 lead. Massey hit one of two free throws for Marmaduke, Gordon hit one of two free throws for EPC before Maranda Crow hit a three-ball for the Lady Greyhounds to give Marmaduke a 21-8 lead at the end of the first quarter.

Angel Johnson hit one of two free throws for the Lady Greyhounds to open the second quarter scoring as EPC got two free throws from Gordon and a jumper in the lane from Bre Ward making the score 22-12 Marmaduke. Johnson went coast to coast for a layup, Gilliam scored inside and Hampton canned a three-pointer to push the Lady Greyhounds' lead to 29-12 before Gordon scored inside for the Lady Warriors making it 29-14 with 4:48 left. Marmaduke got two free throws from Johnson and a jumper from Hampton as EPC got one of two free throws from Gordon, a coast to coast layup from Bre Ward and a basket inside from Kayla Reel making the score 33-19 Lady Greyhounds. Hampton drilled another three-ball for Marmaduke as Robinson hit of two free throws before Gordon hit two free throws for EPC to make the halftime score 37-21 Lady Greyhounds.

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