Lady Indians In Delta Semifinals
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)