First half disastrous for Tanager JV team

First half disastrous for Tanager JV team by Jim Prosser The Vermillion Tanagers were defeated by the Wagner Red Raiders 50-27 in girls basketball Sept. 7 at home after being buried by a disastrous first half.

�Turnovers plagued us,� said Tanager JV Coach Troy Terronez. �We have to keep possession of the ball, and we must make good passes into the post.�

The Tanagers fell behind 23-10 after the opening period, trailed 37-16 after the second quarter, and then trailed 43-21 after the third period.

The Tanager JV saw its record fall to 1-4, while the Wagner junior varsity upped its mark to 3-0.

The Tanager JV sank 5 of 11 from the line while the Red Raiders made 4 of 10 free throw attempts.

Individual Stats, Tanager JV: Scoring � Abby Moore, 15, Alison Stewart, 10, Nicki Nelson, 2. Rebounds � Moore, 5, Stewart, 5. Assists � Stewart, 2. Steals � Kayla Mollet, 2, Winona Wilch, 2.

Individual Stats, Wagner junior varsity: Scoring � Lindsey Nedved, 14, Michele Koupal, 9, Stephanie Nedved, 8, Rachel Doom, 7, Ashley Mathis, 4, Jessica Nedved, 4. Rebounds � Doom, 7. Assists � Mathis, 4. Steals � L. Nedved, 5.

Team rebounds: Tanager JV � 29, Wagner junior varsity � 34. Team fouls: Tanager JV � 14, Wagner junior varsity � 13.

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