©2013 NPT PHOTO BY CHRIS TAYLOR Newport Grammar School's Tucker Seay (right) fights for possession of the ball with a Meadowview Middle School player on Tuesday night.
Thursday, January 10, 2013Author: Caleb Chrisman
(Last modified: 2013-01-10 10:22:05)
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-The Newport Grammar basketball squads started a bit sluggish on Tuesday before earning a pair of victories against Meadowview.
The Lady Warriors were in a fight until the fourth quarter when they finally pulled away to win 42-24.
Maddy Dawson led Newport Grammar with 14 points. Paige Gentry added 10 in the win.
Jaleah Patton had eight to lead Meadowview.
The Warriors saw a huge lead diminish to just four with under a minute to play, but held on for the win 37-32.
Will Woods and Santana Haney each scored 11 points for Newport Grammar.
Sean Lindsey had 14 for the Vikings in the loss.
Both NGS squads return to action this evening as they travel to White Pine. They will then return home on Tuesday for a huge showdown with Northview.
For the full story, see the January 10th edition of the Newport Plain Talk.
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