Junior guard Raegan Kleine and senior forward Gracie Laster combined for 30 points Saturday in a 47-38 win over Shelbyville. It is the first win in program history for the Yellow Jackets over the Golden Bears. The last time the two teams met was on Dec. 14 of 2010. SHS won, 53-39.
Morristown led 26-8 at halftime Saturday before fighting off a comeback effort from Shelbyville in the third and fourth quarters.
Kleine finished with a team-high 16 points on 5-for-8 shooting from the field.
She added nine rebounds and five assists. Laster finished with 14 points, 10 coming from the free throw line (10-for-14). She also collected six rebounds and four steals.
Junior forward Emma Spahr was also productive in the win. She finished with seven points and four rebounds. Freshman forward Danika Rutledge grabbed seven rebounds to pace Morristown.
Junior guard Kylee Edwards led Shelbyville with 17 points (14 in second half). Senior forward Madison Phares scored all 10 of her points in the second half.
On Friday against Edinburgh, Edwards scored 27 points in a 57-48 win.
Shelbyville is 2-2 this season. Morristown is 3-3.
Lily Kerber, Lilly Rooks
Senior forward Lily Kerber led Southwestern with 12 points Saturday in a 40-20 road win over Oldenburg. Junior guard Lilly Rooks added 10 points for the Spartans.
On Friday against Class A No. 5 Waldron (59-39 loss), Kerber finished with 10 points and Rooks added nine points. Also for the Spartans, junior guard Cy Stockdale scored 10 points, including two 3-pointers. Southwestern is 2-2 this season.
Olivia Faust, Brooklyn Bailey
Senior wing Olivia Faust led Class 2A No. 2 Triton Central with 18 points Saturday in a 50-41 road win over No. 16 Eastern Hancock. Faust scored 13 points in the second half.
TC sophomore forward Brooklyn Bailey came off the bench to score 14 points. The Tigers are 3-0 this season.
Senior guard Megan Bogemann hit four threes and finished with 12 points Friday, leading Class A No. 5 Waldron to a 59-39 road win over Southwestern.
Senior forward Hadlie Ross finished with nine points while seniors Bella Larrison, Nichole Garner and Hallie Ross all scored eight points.
The Mohawks are 4-0 this season.