Breckinridge County continues constructing its case as among the finest ladies’ basketball groups within the third Area.
The Woman Tigers upended Owensboro Excessive Faculty 61-32 on Monday on the OHS gymnasium.
They dropped Owensboro Catholic 48-39 on Friday on the Sportscenter.
Breck County is 9-1 and No. 18 within the first KHSAA RPI rankings launched on Monday. Breck County is the top-rated staff within the third Area, per the RPI.
“These ladies have earned it,” Breckinridge County coach Chad Moorman stated. “The Owensboro groups are the groups to beat, and we took care of it, I want they had been each wholesome, that might be a distinction. We’re not used to seeing that, being on prime. That’s been our purpose, our purpose is to win a regional championship, nothing much less. That’s been our purpose since day one, that’s what we’ve been preaching.”
The Woman Tigers received whole offensive stability and so they had been aggressive defensively all around the flooring.
Aleigha Mucker and Cassidy McDaniel every scored 15 factors to guide Breckinridge County. McDaniel drained 5 3-pointers.
Isabel Grimes scored 14 factors and Sydney Tucker added 12 factors for Breckinridge County.
“We’re simply movement offense, 5 out,” Moorman stated. “We’ve received so many threats, and we’re so fast off the dribble, we work for the best mismatch. Our ladies do an incredible job dribble driving and kick to the three. Tonight after we’re taking pictures the three the best way we’re, we’re powerful.
“With Isabel being on the level we’re so dynamic anyplace. She’s arduous to protect off the dribble, and if McDaniel and Tucker are hitting 3s the best way we’re, it’s going to take one thing fairly particular.”
OHS went up 2-0 then Breck County scored the following 15 factors, with McDaniel making three 3s.
Breck County was up 21-9 on the finish of the primary quarter and 37-11 on the half.
Mucker additionally grabbed eight rebounds and made 4 steals.
“She’s an all-around athlete, will get to the rim,” Moorman stated. “It’s a humorous stat, however she tried 21 3s final yr, and thru the primary six video games this yr she hit 17. She put a number of work in through the summer time and he or she’s higher throughout.”
McDaniel getting going early was a significant offensive increase. Breck County made 22-of-49 pictures from the ground for 44.8%. It was 10-of-16 from 3 for 62.5%.
Owensboro was led by Alyrica Hughes with 11 factors.
OHS dedicated 15 turnovers, 9 within the second quarter in opposition to Breck County’s strain protection.
“We all know the place now we have to enhance,” OHS coach Jansen Locher stated. “We knew they’ve a number of pace and will shoot the ball nicely. We’ve received to deal with strain and we’ve received to have extra folks keen to deal with the ball aside from Alyrica.”
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Breckinridge County (61) — Mucker 15, McDaniel 15, Grimes 14, Sy. Tucker 12, Critchelow 4, Sk. Tucker 1.
Owensboro (32) — Al Hughes 11, Pappas 7, Williams 6, Lawrence 4, Phillips 2, Gibson 2.