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'Hound women shoot lights out in victory

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

HIGHLAND -- Every Greyhound scored in Fort Scott Community College women's 78-69 victory over Highland in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play here Saturday afternoon.

Fort Scott shot 50 percent from the field, making 28 of 56 field-goal tries. But the Greyhounds hit on 58 percent of their 3-pointers, making 11 of 19, and also went 11 of 14 at the free-throw line.

The 'Hounds (3-5 East, 6-14 overall) have won two in a row, the first time they've done so since winning at Kansas City and at Cloud County late last season.

Kendra Mattox led Fort Scott with 18 points as she connected on 4 of 5 3-point shots and 6 of 12 field-goal tries overall. Brittany Crow broke out of a slump with 14 points as she hit 4 of 6 3-point shots.

Jolee Sharp added 12 points for the 'Hounds while Kerenza Singletary added 10 and also led FSCC with 9 rebounds.

Highland (2-6, 10-10), which has lost 5 of its last 6 games after winning 5 in a row before that, shot 45 percent from the floor on 28 of 61 but made only 5 of 16 3-pointers.

Kayla Dishon led the Scotties with 20 points. Tracie Weege added 14, Jasmine Lockwood 12 and Kaylin Hollacker 10.

Sharp also dished 4 assists for Fort Scott while Mattox had 7 rebounds.

Fort Scott plays at Kansas City Kansas Wednesday at 5 p.m. The Blue Devils (4-3, 13-6) played a make-up game against Johnson County Monday night.

FORT SCOTT: Crow 4-7 2-2 14, Young 4-6 0-0 9, Sharp 5-8 1-2 12, Singletary 3-7 4-4 10, Mattox 6-12 2-4 18, Carter 2-5 0-0 4, Baker 3-7 2-2 9, Bonaparte 1-4 0-0 2. TOTALS: 28-56 11-14 78.

HIGHLAND: Hall 1-6 0-0 2, Tucker 0-2 0-0 0, Weege 3-9 6-8 14, Clark 1-3 0-0 2, Lockwood 6-11 0-0 12, Durbin 2-2 0-0 4, Hollander 4-8 0-0 10, Dishon 9-13 2-2 20, Tittel 2-7 0-0 5. TOTALS: 28-61 8-10 69.

Halftime: Fort Scott, 39-30.

Three-point field goals: Fort Scott 11-19 (Mattox 4-5, Crow 4-6, Sharp 1-1, Young 1-3, Baker 1-4), Highland 5-16 (Hollander 2-4, Weege 2-6, Tittel 1-4, Clark 0-2).

Total fouls: Fort Scott 11, Highland 12. Fouled out: None. Technical fouls: None.

Rebounds: Fort Scott 33 (Singletary 9), Highland 30 (Hollander 5). Assists: Fort Scott 7 (Sharp 4), Highland 11 (Tittel 4). Turnovers: Fort Scott 11 Highland 8. Steals: Fort Scott 2 (Sharp, Mattox), Highland 5 (Tittel 3). Blocked shots: None.



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