Warriors Roll in Season Opener
November 13, 2012Sterling High School
The SHS Girls’ Basketball team opened the new season and the Sauk Valley Shootout with a 64-30 win at Stillman Valley Monday.
The Golden Warriors led by as many as 13 in the first half, and by eight at halftime (32-24). SV scored the first basket of the second half to pull within six, and then SHS erupted on a 29-2 run to take complete control. The Lady Cardinals managed just six points after halftime.
Stephanie Kester paced Sterling with 18 points, including a pair of 3-pointers. Rachel Romano hit three 3-pointers and tallied 11. Kiarra Harris had 10 points and eight rebounds. McKenna Pearson played a great overall floor game with nine points and seven assists.
On the sophomore level, Sterling dropped a 35-20 decision.
Next Up: The Golden Warriors host Sherrard Tuesday in the second round of the Sauk Valley Shootout.