Lady Knights Claim GCL Title
February 7, 2014Archbishop Alter High School
Alter traveled to Fenwick on Thursday, February 6th for the final GCL game of the season. Alter got a quick basket follwed by Fenwick but Alter turned it up and went ahead at 12-4 at 5:06. But the Falcons held tough and fought back in the first and were down 14-8 after one quarter.
The Lady Knights started the second quarter on a 9-2 run to go ahead 23-10 at 6:30 and outscored the Falcons 27-12 in the quarter to go ahead 43-22 at halftime. Play continued in the second half with more of the same with Alter being up 57-25 after the third and came away with the 70-32 victory. With the win, the Lady Knights went undefeated in GCL play this season with a perfect 10-0 record.
Alter was led by Emma Bockrath with 18 points, 7 steals, and 6 assists along with Hayley Combs with 12 points and 4 rebounds. Also contributing were Libby Bazelak with 8 rebounds and 6 assists and Lauren Ashurst with 7 rebounds.
In the JV game, Alter redeemed themselves from an earlier season lost and defeated Fenwick 40-29. Leading the way were Sam Nissen with 9 points and Nicole Hoeflinger and Kate Bockrath with 6 rebounds.