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Lady Vikes showcase excellent shooting in win
December 24, 2013Princeton High School
The top ranked Lady Vikings shot 45 percent from the floor to defeat the McAuley Mohawks 75-49 on Monday, December 23 at McAuley High School.
Princeton jumped out to a 13-5 lead to start the game as the Lady Vikes showcased excellent ball movement and superb shooting. Princeton connected on 29 field goals from 19 assists. Ten different players reached the scoring column for Coach Phillips.
Kelsey Mitchell led all scorers with 27 points off 11-23 shooting from the floor. Mitchell dished out a game high 6 assists as well.
Chelsea Mitchell continued her hot shooting from behind the arc, connecting on 3 of 6 for 11 points in the contest. Chelsea had 4 assists and 2 steals to go along with her scoring.
Also reaching double figures was Carlie Pogue, who recorded her fourth straight double double. Pogue added 14 points and 13 rebounds. She had 5 of the team's 6 blocks, as Princeton made it very difficult for McAuley to get a clear shot on target.
Princeton improves to 7-1 on the season, and will travel to Lakota West on January 4. The Firebirds and Vikings are set to tip-off at 7:30pm.
Note: Princeton defeated Lakota West 64-52 on December 11 at Princeton H.S.