GBB: Dragons fall to Yorktown
December 21, 2013By Andrew Smith of New Palestine High School
Yorktown used a 14-point run spanning the second and third quarters to rally and beat New Palestine 43-30 Saturday afternoon.
New Palestine built a five-point lead midway through the second quarter, but the Tigers led 18-14 at halftime and pushed the lead quickly to 23-14 in the third quarter.
Emma Laughlin led the Dragons with nine points, two assists and five rebounds. Haley stratman added six points, three boards and two steals. Carly Hackler had five points, four boards and a steal. Gia Nitschke added two assists. Raegan McMurray had three boards, an assist and a steal.
Katie Wolfert led Yorktown with 19 points. The Tigers were held to 34 percent shooting, but were able to get the win.
The Dragons are now 4-6 overall and 2-3 in HHC play. They close out conference play Jan. 3 at Pendleton Heights.