Alter Lady Knights Take Down the Falcons
January 9, 2014Archbishop Alter High School
The Alter Lady Knights returned to action on January 8th in a contest against GCL opponent Fenwick Falcons on their home court. The cold weather got to the Lady Knights as they got off to their slowest start of the season with Fenwick taking a 6-4 lead at 4:00. Alter finally got going taking a 8-6 lead at 3:31 and turned on the defensive pressure to end the quarter on a 12-0 run to hold a 16-6 lead. Alter continued to pressure defense in the second quarter which created several turnovers which led to transition points. The Lady Knights outscored the Falcons 22-6 in the second quarter to hold a 42-12 lead at halftime.
Alter maintained their focus at the start of the second half scoring 21 points to hold a 63-15 after three and came away with a 73-30 victory to go 3-0 in GCL play.
All Lady Knights got in the scoring column. Leading the way for Alter were Hayley Combs with 19 points and 4 rebounds and Emma Bockrath with 12 points, 8 assists, and 5 steals. Also contributing were Libby Bazelak with 6 steals and Maddie Bazelak with 6 rebounds.
In the JV game, Fenwick won 26-21. Kate Bockrath led the Lady Knights with 11 points and Tess Ungerleider with 6 rebounds.