Alter Goes on Road to Defeat Mercy
December 7, 2013Archbishop Alter High School
Alter Lady Knights traveled to Mercy on December 7th for a non-league contest. Mercy got off to a fast start then Alter found their shot to hold a slim 11-9 lead after one. Play was close in the second quarter but the Lady Knights was able to extend their lead 24-18 at half.
The Lady Knights continued their defensive pressure in the second half and outscored Mercy 20-12 in the third stanza to hold a 44-30 lead going into the fourth. Alter kept the tempo up in the fourth and put the game away to earn the 66-48 victory.
Contributing for Alter were Emma Bockrath with 15 points and 6 steals, McKayla Patton with 13 points and 4 steals, and Maddie Bazelak with 11 points and 6 rebounds.
In JV action, Mercy won 44-34. Olivia Gillis lead the Lady Knights with 15 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 steals.