Lady Movin’ Maroons get first-round win
Cary Jackson
Tuesday, January 16 2018

No. 8 seed Dieterich gained early control en route to a 45-15 first-round win over No. 9 seed South Central on Monday.

The Movin’ Maroons led 17-1 through 8 minutes before winning the second quarter 9-6 to build a 26-7 halftime lead.

Anna Shadle took advantage of 8 of 10 shooting at the free-throw line to lead Dieterich with 12 points. Gracie Britton added 10 points and Jennifer Robards finished with 8 markers after draining a pair of 3-pointers.

Sydnee Garrett led the Lady Cougars with six points.

Dieterich advanced to play No. 1 seed Altamont (18-4) in a quarterfinal game at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Beecher City High School. South Central plays No. 2 seed North Clay/Clay City, which was upset in the quarterfinals by No. 7 seed Brownstown/St. Elmo 50-49 Monday, in a consolation first-round game at 7 p.m,. Wednesday.

DIETERICH 45, SOUTH CENTRAL 15

South Central     1     6     5     3     —     15

Dieterich     17     9     17     2     —     45

SOUTH CENTRAL (2-17): Vandygriff 1 0-0 2, Hilmes 1 0-0 2, Blomberg 0 0-0 0, Kollmon 1 0-0 2, Garrett 2 2-4 6, Swift 1 1-2 3, Horton 0 0-0 0. Totals: 6 3-6 15.

DIETERICH (4-12): Britton 3 4-5 10, E. Bloemer 0 0-0 0, Shadle 2 8-10 12, Vahling 3 0-0 6, Lacey 1 0-0 2, Robards 3 0-0 8, K. Bloemer 1 2-2 4, Aherin 0 0-0 0, Johnson 0 0-0 0, Brummer 0 0-0 0, Bierman 1 1-1 3. Totals: 14 15-18 45.

3-point FG: South Central 0; Dieterich 2 (Robards 2).