Edmonson Voice Staff
On Saturday, November 7th, the ECMS Lady Cats traveled to Owensboro to play in the 2015 Owensboro Lady Devil UMWA Middle School Basketball Tournament. Both 8th grade and 7th grade teams went 2-1 for the day.
Macie McCombs had a big game against Owensboro, scoring 13 points and was recognized as player of the game as the Lady Cats went on to win, 40-13. The 7th grade team finished in 2nd place behind Owensboro Catholic, receiving a trophy for their accomplishment.
The 8th grade team lost their first game against Webster County, 31-23. The Lady Cats bounced back with a 41-15 win against South Spencer Middle School, rounding out the day with a big win against College View Heights, 37-4. Madison Harrison had a total of 32 points for the tournament and was named player of the game in the 2nd game against South Spencer Middle School. Emma Rose Vincent, scoring 8 points, received player of the game in the 3rd game against College View Heights.
On Thursday, November 12th, ECMS Lady Cats traveled to Grayson County. The 7th graders took it to the Lady Cougars, running away with a 33-14 win. Macie McCombs finished the game with a career high of 16 points.
The 8th graders had their hands full with a 10-0 Cougar team, and battled a close game down to the last minute. Grayson County defeated the Lady Cats, 37-31. Lauren Ballance finished the game with 9 points and 7 rebounds. Emma Rose Vincent finished with 8 points, 3 Rebounds, and 5 blocks.
The 8th grade is now 9-4, with the 7th grade team at 7-6 on the season.