Girls' Basketball Roundup | North Bullitt defeats PRP 63-57 in OT

Girls' Basketball Roundup | North Bullitt defeats PRP 63-57 in OT


Girls' Basketball Roundup | North Bullitt defeats PRP 63-57 in OT


Host North Bullitt (22-7) converted on 10 of 12 free throws in overtime to take down Pleasure Ridge Park (18-10) 63-57 in overtime in the first round of the Sixth Region tournament Tuesday night at North Bullitt.

Katie Downey and Maria George had 14 points each, and Savannah Morrison added 12 for North Bullitt.

Carnethia Brown led all scorers with 22 points for PRP.

Rayven Shead pitched in 13 for the visiting Panthers.

North Bullitt will play Mercy in Thursday’s semifinal game at Valley.

: Hannah Bewley had 19 points, including four 3-pointers, as the Jaguars (16-13) pounced on the Raiders (11-13) in the first round of the Sixth Region tournament at Mercy. Elizabeth Pryor and Tiffany Brown had 13 points each for Iroquois. Mercy will play North Bullitt in Thursday’s semifinal game at Valley.* Mercy 61, Iroquois 42

: Sophomore Olivia Morabito had 20 points and seven rebounds, and freshman Beth Newton recorded 12 points and 14 rebounds to lead host Holy Cross (15-14) past Bullitt Central (17-14) in the Sixth Region. Holy Cross will play No. 3 Butler in the semifinals Thursday at Valley. Kaylee McKnight scored 13 for Bullitt Central.* Holy Cross 63, Bullitt Central 49

7th Region

at Manual

1st round

: Teanna Curry scored 14 points and dished out five assists as the Crimsons (18-12) beat the Rockets (7-19). Sydney MacBlaine added 10 points for Manual. The Crimsons advance to play Sacred Heart on Thursday at Valley. Molly Steinmetz paced Assumption with 12 points.* Manual 56, Assumption 38

: Emilia Sexton and Ciaja Harbison both scored 11 points as the host Bulldogs (21-9) beat the Wildcats (15-12) to advance to play Ballard on Thursday at Valley. Alexandria Peden led all scorers with 24 points and Stephanie Woolridge added nine for Waggener.* Male 74, Waggener 47

: Javonna Layfield poured in 22 points, collected four rebounds and had four steals as the Bruins (23-4) beat the Yellowjackets (11-11). Ballard advances to play Male at Valley on Thursday. Peyton Evans paced Central with 15 points.* Ballard 61, Central 47

9th Region

at Northern Kentucky University

1st round

: Ally Mayhaus scored 13 points as the Indians (21-7) beat the Colonels (13-18). Holy Cross advances to play Newport Central Catholic in the semifinals.* Holy Cross (Covington) 41, Dixie Heights 28

: Nicole Kiernan scored a game-high 22 points as the Thoroughbreds (27-4) beat the Cougars (15-16). Newport advances to play Holy Cross (Covington) in the next round. Taylor Gambrel scored 13 for Conner.* Newport Central Catholic 65, Conner 55

11th Region

at Frankfort Convention Center

1st round

: Anna Arrastia scored 15 points as the Flyers (25-6) beat the Eagles (20-8). Briana Lanham had 15 points for the Eagles.* Franklin County 60, Madison Southern 41

: Dee Givens led the Generals (24-3) with 28 points to defeat the Cardinals (17-11). Danielle Defoor was the leading scorer for the Cardinals with 14 points.* Lafayette 70, Scott 51


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