Wildcats Earn NBC Road Win

posted Dec 22, 2016, 6:34 PM by Steve Barr
12/22/16 - Varsity - The Wildcats (5-4, 3-2 NBC) scored eight straight points at one point in the second quarter to open up a double digit lead and maintained that advantage for most of the rest of the game in their 37-26 win at Genoa in Northern Buckeye Conference play.  Woodmore led 9-4 after the opening quarter and increased that advantage to 21-11 at halftime.  They led 31-22 heading into the final stanza, and held off a small Genoa rally to within five points, before stringing together some points late to earn the win.  Senior Kate Barbee scored 13 points to lead the Wildcats, and added seven steals, while senior Lily Rothert added nine points and had six steals.  Junior varsity - Freshman Jordan Nighswander scored 12 points helping the junior varsity to a 42-37 win.  Woodmore gradually increased their advantage through the first three quarters, eventually building a 38-28 edge heading into the final stanza.  Freshman Sydni Buhrow added seven points, and junior Lauren Wolph and freshman Claire Rothert added six points each.