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Sharp shooting by the Lady Vikes in 75-39 win
December 13, 2012Princeton High School
The Princeton girls' basketball team sank nine three pointers en route to a 75-39 win at Hamilton on Wednesday, December 12. The Lady Vikes improve to 5-0 overall and 4-0 inside the Greater Miami Conference.
Princeton and Hamilton played even in the first quarter, but a 26 point second quarter performance would give the Lady Vikes a 43-22 lead at halftime. Senior Emily Roper would go perfect from the field in the quarter, scoring 10 of her 23 points in the game.
Junior Chelsea Mitchell led all scorers with 25 points off of 8-15 shooting, including 5 three pointers.
The defense would limit Hamilton shooting to just 6-22 from the floor, keeping the Big Blue to single scoring digits in the third and fourth quarter.
Junior Jasmyn Hardin finished the night with a perfect 4-4 from the floor for 8 points, and led all players with 10 rebounds. Junior Jada Ballew finished the night with 3 points and 6 assists.
The Lady Vikes finished the night shooting 26-61 (42.6%) from the field, including 9-15(60%) from behind the arc. Princeton did a good job capitalizing on their free throw opportunities, converting 14-19 in the win.
Princeton (5-0) will host Mason (6-0) on Saturday, December 15 at 2:00pm.