Burgin, Danville come from behind for victories

February 22, 2004

Burgin trailed by nine points at the start of the fourth quarter but outscored Monticello 22-9 for a 55-50 win Saturday.

The Lady Bulldogs (15-11) had fallen behind Monticello (6-16) when they were out-scored 23-9 in the third quarter, but coach Keith Monson said defense brought them back.

"We came on strong and played some excellent defense," he said.

Taylor Bottoms had 26 points and 10 rebounds and Stephanie Stewart had 10 points and nine boards for host Burgin, which shot 45 percent (18-for-40).

Ann Harris went 3-for-3 from 3-point range and had nine points, five rebounds and three blocked shots in her return to the starting lineup.


MONTICELLO (6-16) - Meg Phillips 17, Heather Carrender 9, Serena Adams 12, Audra Turner 4, Brittany Carrender 3, Alesha Greghurt 3, Erin Foster 1.

BURGIN (15-11) - Bev Harris 1, Taylor Bottoms 26, Stephanie Stewart 10, Andrea Warner 1, Clara Sanders 6, Ann Harris 9, Ericka Waggener 2.


Danville 56, Anderson County 53 - At Danville, Krystal Jackson had 27 points and eight rebounds Friday and helped Danville (18-5) rally past Anderson (14-10).

Danville trailed 43-35 late in the third quarter, but Jackson scored eight points in that period and had three steals in the fourth quarter to spark the Lady Admirals.

Jackson went 12-for-20 from the field and also had five steals and two assists.

"She just played a great all-around game, scoring and on the defensive end," Danville coach Justin Schommer said.

Santana McKee had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Anderson but was kept largely in check by Danville's Shatoniah Miller, who also scored 10 points.

Danville shot 40.7 percent (22-for-54) from the field, outrebounded Anderson 29-25 and had only 12 turnovers.

ANDERSON (14-10) - Santana McKee 16, Kelly Neurohr 14, Ashley Rice 15, Chelsea Fitzpatrick 5, Beth Chilton 3.

DANVILLE (18-5) - Wood 2, Chiu 6, Monica Vonderbrink 4, Shatoniah Miller 10, Simpson 3, Jackson 27, Milby 2, Diamond Smith 2.

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