Multiple Teams · Tallmadge High School Girls Varsity Basketball beat Norton High School 34-25


Wednesday, December 23, 2015

12:00 AM

Tallmadge High School
AWAY
34

Norton High School
HOME
25

Game Recap

The Tallmadge Lady Blue Devils visited Quicken Loans Arena this afternoon to pick up a non-league victory over Norton. A defensive battle throughout, the game was tied at 17 midway through the 3rd quarter. Tallmadge got just the spark it needed in the form of a couple 3’s from Sara Johnson and Olivia Ayres, which helped Tallmadge build a 9 point lead heading into the 4th. The momentum carried over into the 4th as the Blue Devils built the lead up to 34-20 before the benches began to empty. With this victory, Tallmadge moves to 7-2 (3-2) on the season while Norton drops to 6-3 (2-2).

Rochelle Haught led all scorers with 9 points this afternoon. Olivia Ayres had 8 points, all in the 2nd half, and Jamie McGhee added 7 points 11 rebounds and 5 blocks.

The JV teams faced off Monday afternoon, with Tallmadge picking up the win to improve to 6-2 (3-2).

Tallmadge returns to the court next Wednesday in a non-league match up at Streetsboro.

Tallmadge, 7-2 (3-2):
McGhee 3-1-7, Stralka 1-0-3, Ayres 1-5-8, Haught 3-3-9, Johnson 2-0-5, Warmenhoven 1-0-2. Totals: 11 9-15 34

Norton, 6-3 (2-2):
#1 1-1-3, #11 0-1-1, #21 2-0-4, #22 0-2-2, #23 1-6-8, #30 1-0-2, #32 1-0-2, #44 0-1-1, #24 0-2-2

3-point goals: Johnson 1, Ayres 1, Stralka 1
Rebounds: Tallmadge 26 (McGhee, 11) – Norton 24
Turnovers: Tallmadge 12 – Norton 24
Fouls: Norton 15 – Tallmadge 19

Box Scores

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Tallmadge
8

9

10

7

Norton
6

5

7

7