It was a defensive battle in the first quarter with both teams causing each other to struggle to get into their offensive flow. Loramie came out ahead with 11-9 lead. In the second quarter, the Redskins continued to apply full court pressure and Minster could not connect on 7 shot attempts. Meanwhile, Loramie hit 4 of 7, with Heitkamp hitting a big three to put Loramie up 20-9 going into the half.
In the second half the Redskins settled down in the offensive schemes and got some better looks at the basket scoring 27 points while holding the Wildcats to 10 points.
For Loramie, Sholtis had 10 points and Caitlyn Gasson and Dana Rose both chipped in 7 points. K. Gephart had 4 steals and 4 assists, while Hoelscher had 5 rebounds and 4 blocked shots. Loramie was 17 – 40 for 43% and made 11-16 FT for 69%. Minster was 6 – 37 from the floor and 4 – 11 from the line.
Fort Loramie is 1-0 and plays Fairlawn at home on Tuesday night. JV game begins at 6:00pm.
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