Posted On: 12/2/19 8:16 AM
Collinsville held on for the victory in a hard fought Championship game in the Nashville Thanksgiving tourney. Collinsville had the lead late in regulation but 3-pointers by Alyssa Cole and Emily Schnitker got them right back in it. Collinsville had the last shot but could not convert so the game went to Overtime. When Kristyn Mitchell hit a tough driving left handed layup to put Collinsville up 2 points it gave the Lady Kahoks the edge they needed. They hit just enough free throws and got enough stops to secure the victory. Here are a few key questions from the game.
- Does Collinsville have enough depth? Collinsville has a very solid starting 5 but they get a bit young once they go to the bench. They played 2 freshman, both of them provided some help and seemed to handle to the pressure of a big game. Jordan Gary is very athletic and seems most ready to handle the level of play that will be needed from the bench. She is an excellent athlete that can play at the pace that Collinsville would like to go. Jenna Scheller is a big bodied 6'2 post player that showed good touch around the rim. She