Lady Indians In Delta Semifinals

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

SEMO News Service

The Puxico Girls Basketball Team beat seventh seed host Delta at the Delta New Year's Tournament Monday night. Delta waged a frantic fourth-quarter rally before falling 47-45 to No. 2 Puxico. The Bobcats outscored the Indians 20-12 in the final quarter after netting just 25 points in the previous three periods.

Raegan Wieser scored 19 points as unbeaten and top-seeded Saxony Lutheran routed Scott County Central 94-23 in the first round of the Delta New Year's Tournament in Delta.

Saxony will face Oran at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the first championship semifinal. Puxico and Meadow Heights will follow at 8:30 p.m. The championship is slated for 8 p.m. Thursday.

DELTA (45) -- Jamie Hodge 8, Tamera Crowden 11, Carrie Waddle 11, Erin Bond 2, Meagan Parker 2, Cooper Simpson 4, Kiley Wicker 6. FG 15, FT 9-19, F 18. (3-pointers: Hodge 2, Crowden, Waddle 2. Fouled out: none)

PUXICO (47) -- Haynes 15, Daniel 2, Hancock 2, Clark 12, Pierre 7, Oliver 10. FG 16, FT 13-23, F 16. (3-pointers: Clark 2. Fouled out: none)

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