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Lady Raiders block Trojans on the hardwood

Posted on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 12:03 pm

The Lady Raiders invaded Essex the home of the Lady Trojans with hopes of adding to the “W” column.
The Raiders started slow, however they didn’t panic. Lexi Hanks (#33) and Keshawna Veney (#5) got the offense started by scoring 11 points in the first and 10 in the second quarter, the visiting team took a lead into the half 21 -17.
The third quarter saw the home team increase their intensity and hold the Lady Raiders to two points. Selene Epps said “We got a little sloppy and turned the ball over.” The break between quarters did [us] good; they outscored their host 28 – 16 to get the win 54 – 45. Selene Epps had a (27) point output, followed by Keshawna Veney (12), Cedara Ashton, Lexi Hanks and Ashley Towles (4), Rhianne Mulvena (3).
Selene Epps continued her assault on the Lady Raiders records book by scoring her 800th point in Thursdays victory over the Lady Red Devils. Selene has proven to be one of the most consistent and efficient players in the District.
Ashley Towles