Shots are not falling for the Lady Lions

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Jenna Cassidy had 12 points, five rebounds and three steals during Minerva’s league game against Carrollton.
Jenna Cassidy had 12 points, five rebounds and three steals during Minerva’s league game against Carrollton.

Minerva’s recent struggles at the offensive end continued to plague them during a 50-31 loss to rival Carrollton.

The Lady Warriors led 18-11 after the opening eight minutes, 28-18 at halftime, and 34-22 heading into the fourth quarter.

Hera Hoffee had 13 points, three assists and two rebounds; Jenna Cassidy had 12 points, five rebounds and three steals; and Bella Murray pulled down 12 rebounds and swiped three steals.

Alliance - 63

Minerva - 47

Leading by two after the opening eight minutes of play, the Lady Aviators dominated the next two quarters, outscoring the Lady Lions 21-6 and 18-9, for a 47-21 advantage heading into the final stanza.

The win snapped Alliance’s 157-game losing streak in conference play.

Minerva struggled with its shot, hitting on 13-of-69 (18%) from the floor, 4-of-27 (14%) from behind the 3-point line.

Hoffee had 15 points, two rebounds and two steals; Cassidy had 14 points and three rebounds; Murray had nine points, 10 rebounds, two assists and two steals; Alyssa Risden had four points, five rebounds and four steals; and Lydia Brunner had three points, seven rebounds and three steals.

This article originally appeared on The Alliance Review: Shots are not falling for the Lady Lions

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