ADAMS TOWNSHIP — Hannah Doss had 25 points and Clinton-Massie picked up its first SBAAC American Division win Thursday over Batavia, 60-53, at Brian P. Mudd Court.
The Lady Falcons are 3-11 overall and 1-4 in the division.
The Lady Bulldogs go to 5-6 in all games, 2-3 in the SBAAC.
Doss hit four three pointers, two in the second and two in the third periods.
Patience Chowning had just one field goal but drained 9 of 12 at the line to finish with 11 points.
As a team, Massie was 24 of 41 from the free throw line. They were 10 of 16 in the fourth period, with Chowning hitting on 5 of her 6 fourth quarter attempts.
Olivia Patel led BHS with 14 points. Summer Stith had all 10 of her points in the third period.
Batavia was 10 for 22 at the free throw line, including 5 of 14 in the second half.
Massie led 31-22 at halftime but the difference was three, 41-38, going to the final period.
“We played pretty well in the first half and came out a little flat in the third,” CM coach Tim McGraw said. “We played with a little more urgency at both ends of the floor in the fourth and was able to win the game.”
Mckenzie Avery had a “big” three-pointer in the fourth quarter to give Massie “some momentum,” McGraw said. Chowning and Avery Cranmer converted big free throws for the win.
Jan 9, 2020
@Brian P. Mudd Court
Clinton-Massie 60 Batavia 53
(53) BATAVIA (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Meyers 3-0-4-10 Stith 5-0-0-10 Michleman 2-1-1-6Wright 0-0-0-0 Patel 5-0-4-14 Marelli 1-0-0-2 Demming 0-0-1-1 Rose 0-0-0-0 Coyle 0-0-0-0 Williams 5-0-0-10. TOTALS 21-1-10/22-53
(60) CLINTON-MASSIE (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Phipps 0-0-1-1 Doss 9-4-3-25 Chowning 1-0-9-11 Cranmer 2-0-4-8 Crawford 0-0-4-4 Avery 3-2-2-10 Branham 0-0-1-1 TOTALS 15-6-24/41-60