Lebanon sport girl neked
Piasa Southwestern (4-6) will play host Lebanon (13-0) in the second round of the Christmas Tournament on Wednesday at p.m.
Lebanon defeated Sparta 48-19 in the final first-round game on Tuesday.
She also stuffed the state sheet as she collected six rebounds, five assists and four steals.
After a first quarter where Steeleville was able to get the ball into the post to its frontcourt, Steeleville coach John Antonacci saw Southwestern change up its defense to keep the ball out of the post."They were just pinching the paint," Antonacci said.
Paul Halfacre | Steeleville's Sydney Hood (21) tries to get to the basket against a Piasa Southwestern defender during a game in the Lebanon Christmas Tournament at Lebanon High School on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 in Lebanon, Ill.
Southwestern lit it up from long range as it hit three three-pointers and also crashed the boards early and often against Steeleville despite being a smaller team.
While she was a point guard, Novak constantly surrendered her body diving on the court for loose balls."She's a hard-nosed kid who will run through a wall for you," Wooley said.