Area Roundup: Free throw woes don't stop Louisiana girls

Posted: Feb. 2, 2013 1:11 am Updated: Feb. 23, 2013 2:15 am


Carly Spalding scored her 1,000th career point during the Monroe City girls basketball team's 56-39 Clarence Cannon Conference win over South Shelby on Friday in Shelbina, Mo.

Spalding notched the milestone on the first of two free throws in the fourth quarter. She finished with 16 points in the game. Leah Albus added 15 points for Monroe City (18-3, 4-1) and Kiette Mundy added 13.

Cassidy Johnston led South Shelby (5-16, 0-5) with 23 points.

Macon 38, Highland 24: The Cougars led 13-4 after the first quarter but were held to two points in the second as they suffered a CCC loss at home.

The Tigerettes limited Highland to nine points in the second half.

Taylor Wiseman led Highland with nine points.

Centralia 54, Clark County 34: The Indians trailed 20-11 at halftime, but a 22-point third quarter by Centralia put the CCC game out of reach.

Megan Oilar scored 10 points to lead Clark County (10-10, 2-3).

North Shelby 45, Madison 29: The Lady Raiders received 16 points from Elizabeth Linberger and 11 from Whitney Otto. North Shelby outscored Madison 15-7 in the fourth quarter to pull away.


Oklahoma City 8, Culver-Stockton 0: The Wildcats were held to five hits as they opened the season with a loss to the No. 4-ranked team in NAIA in Oklahoma City, Okla.

Gene Nanney had two hits for C-SC.

Starter Cyrus Wimberly allowed eight earned runs on six hits in 41/3 innings in taking the loss.


Ball State d. Quincy: The Hawks dropped their Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association opener in Muncie, Ind., falling 25-14, 25-10, 23-25, 25-14.

Jack Gamache had 13 kills and four digs to lead QU (4-4, 0-1).

The Hawks hit negative .017 for the match while the Cardinals (6-0, 1-0) hit .252.

Chris Lynch dished out 24 assists and Seth Procasky had seven digs.

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