Franklin Springs, G.A.- The Emmanuel Women's Basketball Team took on Erskine. The Lady Lions showed up and defeated Erskine by 29-points. The final score of the game was 53-82. The top scorer of the game was Elise Coberly with 19-points. Elise Coberly also snagged the most rebounds of the game.
The first quarter started out with a layup by Timia Reynolds off an offensive rebound. Timia Reynolds charged back down the court to put up the first 3-pointer of the game. Timie Reynolds rebounded her own shot allowing Elise Coberly to make a jump shot. Avery Scarbrough made a jump shot and Lochlain Corliss followed with her first 3-pointer of the game. Erskine turned over the ball to allow Elise Coberly to make her first 3-pointer. The Lady Lions are now up 0-15. Elise Coberly made her second 3-pointer and the ladies were still up by 15-points. Avery Scarbrough made a layup to end the scoring of the quarter for Emmanuel. The first quarter ended with the ladies up 12-28.
The first quarter started out with Taylor Delasbour making a layup. She was fouled in the process and made her free throw. Genesis Jones is good for a jump shot. The ladies are still playing aggressive defense. The ladies fight for the ball, but it reshlyn mains in Erskine's hand's. A block came from Ashlyn Loudermilk and was fouled. She made both free throws. Marina Bendala cleared her first two points of the game. Taylor Delasbour stole the ball from Erskine and Genesis Jones made a jump shot. Ashlyn Loudermlk was fouled by Erskine again and made both of her shots. Genesis Jones was next to be fouled and she made one of her free throws. Ashlyn Loudermilk recovered two offensive rebounds to make a layup for the ladies. Timia Reynolds stole the ball from Erskine to assist Genesis Jones in a layup. Timia Reynolds was fouled during an offensive rebound and made one of her free throws. The second quarter ended with a layup by Mikayla Trombley leaving the ladies up 20-54.
The third quarter started out with Erskine making a few shots. Elise Coberly made her third 3-pointer of the game to keep the ladies in the game. Elise Coberly was fouled and made her free throws. Lochlain Colirss stole the ball from Erskine, but no shot was made by the ladies. Elise Coberly came back to make a layup. Timia Reynolds was fouled on a shot and made her free throws. Avery Scarbrough snagged a defensive rebound allowing Mikayla Trombley to make a layup. Elise Coberly stole the ball right back and Mikayla Trombley scored another 2-points. Avery Scarbrough made a jump shot to end the third quarter. The score going into the fourth was 36-73.
Erskine played strong defense in the fourth quarter. Sydney Nash entered the game and gained an offensive rebound. She made a jump shot off the rebound. Genesis Jones followed with a jump shot. Clarissa Hopkinds put up a layup off an offensive rebound. Ajah Taylor was fouled and made three of her shots, which would end the game. The Lady Lions were victorious 53-82.
The Lady Lions now hold an overall record of 13-10, with a Carolina Conference record of 11-8. The Lady Lions will travel to Barton on Saturday Feb. 18th. That game will begin at 2:00 P.M.
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