On Wednesday May 27th at Lindo Park, Lady Panthers got a win over the Northern Starz in their first match-up for the season. Lady Panthers outscored Northern Starz in the first and second quarters, 11-6 and 17-6 respectively, leaving the scores 28-12 at the half. Northern Starz made a push in the remaining 2 quarters outscoring Lady Panthers 15-13 in the 3rd quarter and 17-13 in the 4th. However, it was not enough to overcome the 16 point lead Panthers had at half time. Final scores Lady Panthers 54, Northern Starz 44.
Top performers for Lady Panthers were:
Melissa Williams – 22 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist
Shernel St. Rose – 8 points, 12 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 block
Top performers for Northern Starz were:
Sawana Fabien – 17 points, 5 rebounds and 1 steal
Lena Bontiff – 7 points, 9 rebounds, 3 steals and 5 blocks