PHMS Arabian girls beat Panthers
The seventh- and eighth-grade Pendleton Heights Middle School girls basketball teams opened their season with victories. Both teams defeated the Muncie Wilson Panthers with the seventh-grade winning 45-9 and the eighth-graders winning 57-9.
Seventh-grade scoring: Lauren Landes (17), Brinkley Gary (10), Angel Parks (10), Natalie Taylor (4), Jessica MacMillan (2) and Kelsey Sturgeon (2).
Eighth-grade scoring: Maggie Dooley (10), Kelsey Burton (8), Ashley King (8), Aubrey Lanman (8), Emma Hall (6), Samantha Hammel (6), Azariah Fuller (4), Neelie Kasdorf (4) and Audrey Ricker (3). Both PHMS teams will play host to Delta Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 5:30 p.m.
PH girls hoops lose two in recent outings
Knowing the games would be tough, and with girls out with injury, the Pendleton Heights girls basketball team dropped two games Nov 28 and Dec. 1 to Hamilton Heights and Mt. Vernon.
The eighth-ranked in 3A Marauders dominated the Arabians 56-33, holding the girls to single digit scoring in all but one quarter. Kenzie Gustin scored 11 for the Arabians, while Kiawna Cottrell added eight points and eight rebounds. Taylor Siefken scored seven and had six rebounds.
In the game against Hamilton Heights, the Arabians fell 71-46 with Cottrell leading the team with 11 points.
At 5-2, next up for the Arabians is a home game with Delta Dec. 6 and a road game at Alexandria-Monroe Dec. 10.