Lady Knights are District Champs
March 1, 2014Archbishop Alter High School
The Alter Lady Knights were back in the District Finals for the first time 2011 facing the Norwood Indians. Alter got off to a fast start jumping out to a big 11-0 lead at 5:06 with Norwood calling a timeout to slow the Lady Knights down. Alter's hot shooting lasted throughout the first quarter where they jumped out to 29-7 lead after the first quarter. The Lady Knights defense kept the clamps on the Indians and held a 43-10 advantage at halftime.
Norwood was not able to make a run in the second half with Alter's stifling defense and the Lady Knights came out with a 73-33 to claim the District crown. For Alter, the team had 21 assists on 28 field goals and shot 44% from the floor.
Leading the way for Alter were Braxtin Miller with 20 points, 5 assists, and 3 steals, Libby Bazelak with 14 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds, and 4 steals, and Emma Bockrath with 14 points and 4 steals.
Alter advances to the Regional Semifinal to play Clinton Massie on March 4th at 8pm at Springfield HS.