Lady Gorillas Lose Season Opener

Briana Leber

The Lady Gorillas lost to the Andes Central Lady Eagles 49-39 in a tough fought battle.  The Gorillas shot 20% from the two point range and 60% from the three point range.  Shooting a 63% from the foul line, the gorillas were 10 of 16. 

            Sierra Thomas led the scoring with 13 points followed by Briana Leber with 10.  As a team the Gorillas pulled down 7 offensive rebounds and 17 defensive rebounds.  Briana Leber led the offensive & defensive boards with four each, and Desiree Stephens also had four defensive rebounds.  Desiree Stephens had five steals with Sierra Thomas stealing the ball four times followed by Megan Preslicka with two.  The gorillas had a total of six assists. 

Allison Sundquist stated, “It was a good game to get our first game jitters out and we played as a varsity team.”