Skip to main content

SA Lady Volunteers pick up key road victory

January 11, 2013

(FILE) – Maggie Proffitt, right, of Starkville Academy takes a shot earlier this season. The Lady Volunteers remained undefeated this season at 22-0 with Friday's 53-43 victory over Presbyterian Christian.

HATTIESBURG – The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers earned an important victory on the road Friday night and used a big second quarter to defeat Presbyterian Christian 53-43.

It was a meeting of the two top teams in Class AAA as Starkville Academy improved to 22-0 and Presbyterian Christian lost for only the second time this season and fell to 18-2.

After taking a 13-12 lead after one quarter of play, the Lady Vols outscored their host 11-4 to increase the margin to 24-16.

Presbyterian Christian had the third-quarter advantage at 14-12, but SA outscored PCS 17-13 in the fourth frame to secure the win.

Anna Lea Little led the Lady Vols in scoring with 18 points, while Tiffany Huddleston also scored in double digits with 16 points. Little and Sallie Kate Richardson pulled down eight rebounds each. Richardson had five assists and Huddleston contributed four steals.

The Vols and Lady Vols are back home today against Copiah Academy.

View more articles in:
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes