Saturday, December 17, 2016
North Atlanta High School
Alpharetta High School
Lead by Chandler Davis’ 15 and Taylor Hood’s 13 points, the Alpharetta Lady Raiders took over sole possession of 2nd place in region play Saturday with a dominating offensive and defensive win over the Lady Warriors of North Atlanta Saturday by a score of 70-19. Croix Bethune and Kendall Phillips added 10 points each, Jalyn Tillerson dropped 9 and Grace Knutsen added 8. Mahima Sangtani scored 4 to round out the scoring.
After a slow start, the Raiders asserted themselves with solid defensive play and a potent offense. Croix and Jalyn distributed the ball to teammates with 6 and 4 assists respectively, while Grace Knutsen lead the team in rebounds with 6, followed closely by Allie Hood with 5, and sister Taylor with 4. Taylor blocked 3 shots, followed by Grace with 2 and Allie with 1.
The Lady Raiders play next in a the Grayson Christmas Tournament beginning December 27th. Region play begins in the new year on January 3rd at Centennial against the Lady Knights with the Junior Varsity playing at 4:30, followed by the Varsity at 6:00.
From the Lady Raiders to you, we wish you a Happy and Safe Holiday Season!