Alter GBB vs. McAuley
December 17, 2012Archbishop Alter High School
The Lady Knights faced McAuley at home on Dec. 10. McAuley jumped out to an 8-4 lead and hit 3 3s to have a 16-14 advantage at the end of the first quarter. Alter got the hot hand in the 2nd quarter and held a 29-28 slim lead at halftime. Play was evenly matched in the 3rd quarter with the teams tied halfway through the quarter but McAuley went ahead in the last two minutes to be ahead 46-42 going into the 4th quarter. Alter was down most of the quarter and was down 53-52 at the 2:10 mark. Play went back and forth the remainder of the game with the teams trading baskets. Alter was down 56-60 with 37 seconds left but battled back to tie the game at 60 with 7 seconds left. McAuley got the ball to half court and drove in the paint to get a basket as time expired to get the 62-60 win.
Alter was led by Emma Bockrath with 18 points and 6 rebounds and Kara Bockrath with 17 points.
In the JV game, Alter made a 4th quarter comeback to win the contest 41-39. Leading the way was Milan Spencer with 14 points and 9 rebounds and Allie Godfrey with 13 points and 10 rebounds.