Slow start, but Eastern Guilford’s girls move over McMichael 51-40….

Posted by Andy Durham on February 9, 2011 at 1:25 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Eastern Guilford got off to a slow start in the opeing period and then went on a
run to defeat McMichael 51-40 in a conference final game. Eastern was able to
let every player play significant minutes in the win. Michael got off to an
early 10-5 first period lead until Eastern rallied and scored 27 point in the
second period to take a 32-19 half time lead. Eastern was able to take control
of the game when Senior Miranda Jenkins scored 14 first half points and
Sophomore Erica Olerich’s 8 points. Freshmen Carryl Alston continues to impress
with 7 rebounds and 5 points in the paint. Sophomore Autumn Rumley came off the
bench to score 6 points to help ignite the Wildcats. Eastern wraps up its
regular season on “Senior Night” Thursday against powerhouse Southeast Guilford
(17-5 and 9-3 in conference play) from the powerful Metro 4A Conference which
features Dudley, Page, Smith, Western Guilford, Southern Alamance and Grimsley.
Eastern improved to 18-5 and 11-3 in conference play.

Box score:

Miranda Jenkins: 21 pts, 7 rebs, 3 assts, 2 blks, 2 stls
Erica Olerich: 8 pts, 9 rebs, 1 asst, 1 blk
Karima Jackson: 5 pts, 5 rebs, 7 stls, 3 assts
Autumn Rumley: 6 pts, 1 reb, 1 blk
Carryl Alston: 5 pts, 7 rebs, 4 blks, 2 stls
Whitney Parks: 3 pts, 2 rebs, 2 assts, 1 blk
Courtney Torraine: 2 pts, 4 rebs, 2 stls
Kierra Poteat: 1 pts, 4 rebs, 1 asst, 1 stl
Kierra Purcell: 5 rebs, 2 blks
Jonquel Smith: 2 rebs
Priscilla Ojare:
Morgan Lilly:

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