Junior Lady Hornets fall at home to Riverview

Thursday, January 10, 2019
Harrisburg Carly Casebier (14) battles a Riverview player for a rebound as Khalan Jones (10) looks to help during junior high girl's basketball action this past Friday in Harrisburg. (DT Photo/Cosmo Cossey)

Harrisburg to off to a slow start and could never recover as the Junior Lady Hornets lost 37-29 to Riverview this past Friday night at the Hornetsí Nest.

Both teams struggled in the first quarter as Riverview scored the first points of the game to go up 2-0 with 5:02 left. Neither team could get a shot for the most of the quarter until the Junior Lady Raiders hit one of two free throws with four seconds left to take a 3-0 lead at the end of one.

Harrisburg got on the board when Carly Casebier hit one of two free throws making it 3-1 Riverview with 4:03 left. The Junior Lady Raiders got a stick back basket as Khalan Jones hit one of two free throws fro the Junior Lady Hornets to make the score 5-2 Riverview. The Junior Lady Pirates hit five of six free throws on four straight trips to the line before Allison Harris hit a jumper for the Lady Hornets to make it 10-4 Riverview. The Junior Lady Pirates ended the quarter with back to back baskets to take a 14-4 lead at the half

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