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November 30, 2012

AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL ACTION: Tracy dominates in Moravia rout of Seymour

OTTUMWA — Katelynn Tracy broke the 1,000 point barrier in her august career and the Moravia girls basketball team dominated Seymour 56-14 in Bluegrass Conference action Thursday.

Tracy led Moravia’s offensive attack, scoring a game-high 23 points.

“She was just being strong with the ball and taking it right at the rim,” Mohawk coach Clint Woodward said.

Tracy’s exploits were not confined to points, either. She also pullled down a team-high 12 rebounds, dished out three assists and swatted away a team-best three shots.

Kendall Brown added 14 points for Moravia and Autumn McDanel led the Mohawks with three steals.

The Mohawks jumped out to a 23-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back.

“Definitely our defense got after it that first quarter,” Woodward said.

Shayla Russell led the Warriors with seven points.

Seymour (0-2) plays Newtown-Harris, Mo. Tuesday. Moravia (2-0) hosts Melcher-Dallas tonight.

Moravia 56, Seymour 14

Mor        23     15  12  6    —    56   

Sey        0     4    8  2    —    14   

MORAVIA (56) — Katelynn Tracy 21, Kendall Brown 13, Nicole Self 6, Jenna Sheehan 7, Hannah Eastlick 4, McKenize Smith 3, Autumn McDanel 2. Totals 26-59 FG 6-7 FT.

3-point goals — 2-5 (Sheehan, Smith). Fouled out — None. Rebounds — 29 (Tracy 12). Assists — 17 (Tracy 3, Sheehan 3, Smith 3, Self 3, McDanel 3). Steals — 8 (McDanel 3). Blocks — 5 (Tracy 3). Total fouls — 13. Turnovers — 17.

SEYMOUR (14) — Shayla Russell 7, Pagie Mitchell 4, Ashtin Glenn 2, Michele Bland 1.  4-8 FT.

3-point goals — None. Fouled out —  None.

Pekin downs Wapello, 47-39

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PEKIN — The Pekin girls basketball team improved to 2-2 overall with a 47-39 Southeast Iowa SuperConference North win over Wapello in action Thursday.

Senior Cheyann led the Panthers with 17 points, while McKenna Gambel added 11 and Samantha Wright scored 10. Leslie Stone grabbed 11 rebounds for Pekin and came up with six steals.

The Panthers will be back in action Tuesday when they host Columbus Junction.

Pekin 47, Wapello 39

Wap        5     10  7  17    —    39   

Pek        10     18  10  9    —    47   

Pekin (47) — Cheyann Lankford 17, McKenna Gambel 11, Samantha Wright 10, Gwynne Wright 4, Leslie Stone 3, Monica Cooley 1, Madelyn Baker 1. Totals 17-50 13-18 47.

3-point goals — 0-2. Fouled out — None. Rebounds — 24 (Stone 11). Assists — 6 (Lankford 4). Steals — 17 (Stone 6, Lankford 5). Blocks — 4 (Jessica Horras 2). Total fouls — 16.

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