Lady Cats off to 2-1 start
By Mike McGinnis
The Goreville High School girl’s basketball team lost at Eldorado last Thursday, by the score of 48-44. Goreville trailed 36-18 at the half. Eldorado was ahead 43-28 after the third quarter, but the Lady Blackcats outscored the hosts 16-5 in the fourth period to get within the final margin.
Haley Darnell topped all scorers with 22 points, while Eldorado was led by Taylor Goodley’s 17 points.
Scoring for Goreville: H. Darnell-22; Pritchett-8; Webb-8; A. Darnell-2; Martin-2; Snell-2.
Last Monday night, the Lady Blackcats improved their record to 2-1 with a 62-50 win over Trico at Goreville. Goreville was ahead 35-29 at halftime, then outscored the Lady Pioneers 20-10 in the third quarter to take control at 55-39 heading into the final period. Goreville’s Haley Darnell led all scorers with 26 points, while Prang had 18 points for Trico.
Scoring for Goreville: H. Darnell-26; A. Darnell-11; Pritchett-7; Webb-7; Snow-4; Schaede-3; Jones-2; Martin-2.