TUESDAY’S GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Wellpinit girls down Moses Lake Christian, Hunters falls to Wilson Creek
(COLIN HAFFNER/Chewelah Independent)
Wellpinit girls improve to 2-0…
Wellpinit got their second win to start the season behind the 12 points each for Ashlynn Hill and Lachelle Boyd, defeating the visiting Moses Lake Christian Academy handily 55-31.
Wellpinit got out to a 12-3 first quarter lead and 22-7 at the half behind the scoring of Hill and Boyd, and stellar defensive play all around. The Indians turned up the offense another notch in the second half to keep the pressure on and head away with the convincing win.
Jada Orr and Ashawna Anderson added another 8 points apiece in the win for Wellpinit (2-0). The Redskins will host Almira-Coulee-Hartline Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.
Hunters can’t win on the road
Hunters hit the road for a matchup with Wilson Creek on Tuesday but couldn’t come away with the same result as the boys and fell to the Devils 52-19.
Lexi Nelson had 12 points in the loss for Hunters (0-3), who will next host Harrington Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.