Rockets hold off Falcons in girls basketball opener


ADAMS TOWNSHIP — Olivia Crawford scored 16 points to lead Fayetteville-Perry to a 45-36 win over Clinton-Massie in the Tip-off Classic girls basketball game Friday night at Brian P. Mudd Court.

Sophomore Alex Pence, junior Maddie Phipps and sophomore Hannah Bowman had 10 points each for the Falcons.

Sophomore Hope Roberts added four and freshman Sydney Doyle tossed in two.

The game was tight early, the Falcons trailing by just one after one quarter, 11-10.

By the half, Fayetteville had increased its lead to 26-20 and then outscored the Falcons 10-4 in the third. Clinton-Massie trailed 36-24 after three periods.

Neither team shot free throws well, the Falcons were 3 for 10 and the Rockets were 12 for 25.

East Clinton lost to Waynesville 46-42 in the second game Friday. CM and EC will meet in the consolation game 6 p.m. Saturday with the championship game pitting Waynesville and Fayetteville-Perry at 7:30 p.m.

SUMMARY

November 19, 2021

Tip-off Classic

@Clinton-Massie High School

Fayetteville-Perry 45 Clinton-Massie 36

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(36) CLINTON-MASSIE (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Pence 3-2-2-10 Bayless 0-0-0-0 S. Doyle 1-0-0-2 Roberts 2-0-0-4 Hillman 0-0-0-0 Phipps 5-0-0-10 Bowman 4-1-1-10 Branham 0-0-0-0 Redman 0-0-0-0 A. Doyle 0-0-0-0. TOTALS 15-3-3-36

(45) FAYETTEVILLE-PERRY (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Wells 1-0-1-3 Combs 2-0-0-4 Crawford 7-1-1-16 Murphy 2-0-4-8 Rosselot 0-0-0-0 Feldhaus 3-0-5-11 Coffman 1-0-1-3 TOTALS 16-1-12-45

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