The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

High School Sports

February 19, 2013

Girls: Montcalm 28, Greater Beckley Christian 19

MONTCALM — The points were scarce, but the outcome was decisive as the Montcalm Lady Generals opened up the Class A Region 3, Section 2 tournament with a 28-19 victory over Greater Beckley Christian.

Montcalm (7-14) limited its visitors to five points or less in each quarter, though neither team reached double-figure scoring in any of the four periods.

The Lady Generals were tied 5-5 with the Crusaders after eight minutes, then outscored their visitors to take a 14-10 halftime lead.

Seniors Leslie Kelley and Miranda Kendrick led Montcalm’s attack with eight and seven points, respectively.

The top scorer for Greater Beckley Christian (3-19) was Kayla Hill with eight points.

Montcalm travels to Tug Valley this evening for a sectional semifinal contest. The championship is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday.

Greater Beckley Christian (3-19)

Ester Gonzales 2, Kiki Peterson 3, Kayla Hill 8, Allie Warden 3, Becka Graham 3.

Montcalm (7-14)

Alexis Mabe 4, Miranda Kendrick 7, Autumn Bouldin 1, Leslie Kelley 8, Hannah Johnson 4, Megan Coleman 2, Adrienne Williams 2.

GBC    5    5    4    5    —    19

M    5    9    6    8    —    28

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