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Basketball swept by Labette; tourney next

Monday, March 5, 2012

PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College's basketball teams concluded Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Labette here Saturday night. Both Greyhound teams were defeated by the host Cardinals.

Labette's women defeated Fort Scott, 89-66, behind a combined 49 points by Shawnee Phillips and Chamiya Reaves. The Greyhounds shot 50 percent from the field but attempted 30 fewer field goals than the Cardinals.

Jataeva Arnold scored a personal-best 18 points for the 'Hounds (2-16 East, 8-22 overall) while Brittany Pearl added 16, Jolee Sharp 12 and Cheyanne Ivy 10.

Labette finished conference play at 6-12, 11-19, tying for sixth place with Allen.

Fort Scott has lost nine straight conference games since beating Labette 73-70 at Arnold Arena on Feb. 1. They finished last the Jayhawk East and will have to face Western Division champion Hutchinson (29-0) in the first round of the Region VI Tournament Tuesday night. Tip off is scheduled at 5:30 p.m.

Greyhound men (1-17, 2-28) fell to Labette 95-55, as they also finished the regular season last in the East. No other details were available.

They will travel to Liberal to face West champ Seward County (24-6) at 8 p.m. Wednesday night in the first round of the men's Region VI Tournament. That game will be broadcast on KSEK-FM, 99.1 and at www.991espn.com.

The women's game on Tuesday has not been scheduled for radio but a webcast is available at www.bluedragonsports.com.

WOMEN

FORT SCOTT: Atherton 1-2 0-0 2, Crawford 0-1 0-0 0, Pearl 5-12 2-2 16, Smith 0-1 0-0 0, Ivy 4-11 1-5 10, McKenzie 2-3 0-0 4, Sharp 6-9 0-1 12, Lewis 2-3 0-0 4, Arnold 7-10 4-4 18. TOTALS: 27-52 7-12 66.

LABETTE: Dickey 1-6 1-2 3, Phillips 12-19 0-0 24, Lutz 5-10 0-0 12, Taylor 6-12 2-4 14, Symonette 0-2 1-2 1, Reaves 9-21 5-6 25, Carr 0-0 0-0 0, Robinson 5-12 0-2 10. TOTALS: 38-82 9-16 89.

Halftime: Labette, 44-28.

Three-point field goals: Fort Scott 5-16 (Pearl 4-8, Ivy 1-4, Smith 0-1, Sharp 0-3), Labette 4-14 (Lutz 2-5, Reaves 2-7, Dickey 0-1, Taylor 0-1).

Total fouls: Fort Scott 14, Labette 15. Fouled out: none. Technical fouls: none.

Rebounds: Fort Scott 39 (Arnold 7), Labette 37 (Robinson 10). Assists: Fort Scott 14 (Sharp 7), Labette 25 (Reaves 12). Turnovers: Fort Scott 26, Labette 15. Steals: Fort Scott 6 (Sharp 3), Labette 16 (Reaves 9). Blocked shots: Fort Scott 3 (Sharp 2), Labette 2 (Lutz, Reaves



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