Varsity Girls Basketball 12/16/03

Central Lee 44

Maharishi School Girls Basketball Team (4-2) (1-1) defeated Cardinal
53-44 to even their conference record. After only leading 12 to 9 after the
first quarter, the Pioneers extended their lead to 13 (32-19) by half. The
lead remained in double figures throughout the second half with the Cardinal
team never quiting and were to cut the lead to 9, but the Pioneers tighten
the defense for the victory.
Key statistics for the Pioneers were balance scoring lead by Ami Freeberg
with 14 points, Taylor Ross had 12 points, Divindy Grant put in 8 points
and Grace Boyle & Anna Tarnoff with 7 each. They had a team record of 12
assists by half-time, with Anna Tarnoff finishing with 10 for the game. The
team grabbed 21 rebounds with Grant & Alexandria Kurzen each had 6 each.
Ross lead the team with 4 steals. Tarnoiff & Kurzen had 3 blocks each.
Finally, the Pioneers were 60%from 3 point line.
The Pioneers play one more time before winter break, at WACO in a
fresh/soph & varsity double header beginning at 6:30 on friday.


In the past few games the pioneers strength has been their inside game, getting the ball to their twin towers, Grant and Kurzen. Tonight the pioneers strength was their outside shooting, especially Freeberg, Ross and Boyle. This was especially the case in the 2nd quarter where Maharishi outscored their opponent 20-10.

Score at Quarters 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Maharishi School 12 32 44 53
Central Lee 9 19 28 44

Box score: Ami Freeberg 14 pts; Taylor Ross 12 pts; Divindy Grant 8 pts;
Grace Boyle 7 pts; Anna Tarnoff 7 pts; Alexandria Kurzen 3 pts; & Aysha
Wofford 2 pts.

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