GREENE – McKenna Sergi and Emma Smith combined for 21 of the Lady Trojans 24 first quarter points as Greene held the pace throughout the contest in their 74-18 win over the Sidney Warriors Tuesday.
Sergi dialed in from long-distance early, hitting four 3-pointer in the quarter while teammate Smith dominated inside the paint as she scored eight points around the rim.
In the second, it was the Trojans’ Katelynn Pratt who controlled the inside. Pratt scored eight in the stanza to pace Greene, tallying nearly half of the points in the eight minutes of play.
Defensively, the Trojans’ defense held the Warriors to single digits in each of the four quarters. Following halftime, Sidney was limited to just one basket in the third. On the other end of the floor, Greene produced their second highest point total in a quarter for the contest as the team put up 20.
Kylee Peck of the Trojans recorded seven of her 11 total points in the third while Smith added six as she was on her way to a game-high 20 points. Smith drained a 3-pointer for her final points of the game in the fourth.
Scoring their first basket of the game in the final quarter for Greene were Baileigh Estabrooke and McKenzie Drew and the Trojans saw nearly every player score a point in the game.
Sergi finished with 18 in the game while Peck and Pratt both ended the night in double figures. Pratt tallied 10.
Emma Simmons was the leading scorer for the Warriors, finished with eight in the game.
Greene (9-2, 4-0) travels to Hancock on Friday to face the Eagles of Deposit/Hancock for a Midstate Athletic Conference contest. Game is slated for 7:15 p.m.
Greene 74, Sidney 18
Sidney 7 5 2 4 – 18
Greene 24 18 20 12 – 74
Sidney: Savannah Baldwin 2 1-2-5; Emma Simmons 3 1-3-8; Mariah Gifford 1 0-0-2; Sarah Bessett 1 0-0-3; Haley Larson 0 0-2-0. TOTALS: 10 2-7-18.
Greene: Madison Rice 1 0-0-3; Olivia Kennedy 1 2-2-4; Jenna Albin 0; McKenna Sergi 6 1-2-18; Alyssa Brown 1 1-2-3; Katelynn Pratt 5 0-0-10; McKenzie Drew 1 0-2-3; Kylee Peck 5 0-0-11; Baileigh Estabrook 1 0-0-2; Emma Smith 8 3-4-20. TOTALS: 29 7-10-74.
3-point goals: (S) Simmons 1, Bessett 1; (G) Sergi 5, Rice 1, Drew 1, Peck 1, Smtih 1. Officials: Ehrie and Jenson...