Posted On: 02/6/19 10:47 PM
One of the marquee match ups of the Public vs. Private Challenge was the Western versus St. Frances game. The girls basketball community was disappointed when a storm wiped out the game on the original date. Four schools agreed to a make up double header at Pikesville High on Monday evening, with St. Frances and Western opening for the Pikesville-National Christian Academy game.
The Panthers blitzed the young Doves with an early dose of Angel Reese. The junior forward immediately made her presence felt with an offensive rebound and put back to open the scoring. Some pressure led to early turnovers and it was 8-0 when Western Coach Tasha Townsend called her first timeout. The Doves did not get their first points until senior Destiny Hawki