Posted On: 11/27/19 10:53 AM
West Liberty Salem ran their record to 2-0 on the young season with a 40-35 victory over Tippecanoe last night in a non-conference girls basketball game. WLS held a slim 16-15 lead at the break, and Tipp took their final lead at 23-21 on a Kendal Clodfelter three-pointer with 4:03 left in the third period before the Tigers took the lead for good and went on to the victory.
Scoring 15 points and most importantly playing a steady guard spot for the Tigers was sophomore Emily Hollar (pictured above). Hollar hit some big shots for WLS, and showcased herself as one of the better younger players in the Miami Valley.
Play of the Game
A huge three-pointer from sophomore Gabby Williams with 3:49 left in the third period and it gave them the lead at 24-23 and they would never relinquish the lead for the rest of the game. It was also Williams' only points of the game.
Offensive Performer of the Game
Selena Weaver was unstoppable around the basket for the Tigers. The junior post player backed down her defender successfully all night and scored often at the rim. She was impressive and should continue