- Benjamin Rex Cross
St. Patrick's girls stomp Saranac
The Portland St. Patrick's Shamrocks visited Saranac for a showdown with the Redskins on Thursday December 13th. The Shamrocks were obviously the better team, and came away with a 62-31 victory.
In the 1st quarter, the Shamrocks jumped right out in front, led by 6 points by Mara Schrauben and 4 points from Lexi Hass. The Shamrocks ended up winning the quarter 18-6.
The 2nd quarter was closer, but the Shamrocks still extended their lead, winning the quarter 15-10 and taking a 33-16 halftime lead.
The 3rd quarter was a defensive struggle, St. Patrick's still won the quarter 7-5.
In the 4th quarter, the Shamrock offense exploded on the scene, and 8 different St. Patrick's players scored. The Shamrocks won the quarter in a big way, 22-10.
Offensive leaders were Kaitlyn Russell with 11 points 8 rebounds 1 steal 1 assist and 1 block, Lexi Hass with 11 points 2 rebounds 2 assists and 2 steals, and Mara Schrauben with 10 points 5 rebounds and 1 steal.
The Lady Shamrocks travel to Fowler next Tuesday December 18th at 7pm.
For more details about the St. Patrick's girls game with Saranac, check out Chuck Krafft's Bleacher Denizen write up by clicking HERE.