Lady Falcons pick up pair of district wins

Lincoln County High School’s Amelia Kate Richardson (5) knocked down five shots from the arc in the Lady Falcons’ win last week at home against Franklin County.

Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons picked up a pair of district wins last week.

Friday night, the ladies rolled over Franklin County at home, 62-27, after defeating Columbia, 57-27, on the road Tuesday.

Throughout the season, the ladies have played consistently on defense but struggled at times to put points on the board. Last week, the Lady Falcons outscored opponents, 119-54.

The ladies won their first meetings against both teams earlier in the season in nail biters, defeating Franklin County, 46-45, and the Lady Lions, 47-43.

Currently, the ladies are 6-5 in district action with one conference game remaining.

 

By the numbers

 

Against Franklin County

By Quarters: LCHS, 09, 11, 23, 19 (final, 62); Franklin County, 12, 07, 04, 04 (final, 27).

Scoring: Amelia Kate Richardson, 25; Annalise Malone, 10; Ally Hall, 9; LeLe Stubblefield, 8; Autumn Nunemaker, 5; Sara Beth Brandon, 3; Maggie Paladino, 2.

Free Throws: LCHS, 8 of 14; Franklin County, 4 of 6.

3-Pointers: LCHS, Richardson, 5; Stubblefield, 2; Hall, 1; Brandon, 1. Franklin County, 2.

 

Against Columbia

By Quarters: LCHS, 20, 11, 11, 15 (final, 57); Columbia, 09, 08, 07, 03 (final, 27).

Scoring: Annalise Malone, 22; Amelia Kate Richardson, 15; Ally Hall, 7; Maggie Paladino, 4; Autumn Nunemaker, 4; Millie Slayton, 3; Emma Cooper, 2.

Free Throws: LCHS, 13 of 17; Columbia, 7 of 13.

3-Pointers: LCHS, Richardson, 2; Slayton, 1; Hall, 1. Columbia, 2.

Next: This week, the ladies host Coffee County on Monday for their final regular season district game before traveling to Moore County on Thursday. Action gets underway at 6 p.m., for both games.

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