Hopewell visited West Allegheny Thursday night and both teams’ offenses were as cold as the weather outside.
The Indians led 10-8 after the first quarter. West Allegheny had even scoring in the quarter while the Vikings Allison Ramaley and Caylee Sundy each scored four points. Hopewell outscored West Allegheny 7-4 in the second quarter to take a lead at halftime 15-14.
Unfortunately for Hopewell, cold shooting carried over to the third quarter being outscored 18-2. West Allegheny’s length provided problems for the Vikings all night long. Hopewell found some scoring in the 4th quarter. Maya Richburg scored 5 of her team high 11 points in the quarter. The Indians outscored the Vikings 16-13 in the quarter for a 48-30 victory.
The Vikings return home next week to play Ambridge on Monday and Beaver on Thursday. Both games start at 6:30 pm.
Hopewell High Scorers:
Maya Richburg 11
Caylee Sundy 8
Allison Ramaley 7
West Allegheny High Scorers:
Emma Ruperto 13
Alexis Santucci 11
Alaina Holtz 9