Spartan Women Topple JCA To Improve To 2-0 In ESCC

Spartan women topple JCA
Spartan women topple JCA. (PHOTO PROVIDED)

Chicago Heights, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Shannan Mitchell and Tia Morgan turned in twin 15-point efforts on Friday, as host Marian Catholic rolled to a 59-32 ESCC decision over Joliet Catholic Academy for its third straight victory.

Marian (17-3, 2-0) also got 10 points from Kaylen Evans, while Alyshea Smith added eight points off the bench.

The Spartans gained a scoring advantage in every period and held a 25-13 command by halftime.

Sophs: The Spartans (12-5) dropped an ESCC decision to Joliet Catholic Academy, 41-30.

Frosh: Marian was toppled by the Hurricanes in ESCC play, 30-26.

Game Stats

JAN. 12- MARIAN CATHOLIC 59, JOLIET CATHOLIC 32

JOLIET CATHOLIC

Bertino (3)-0-7, Hibner 1-0-2, Furmanek 1-0-2, Van Kampen 1-0-2, Jay (3)-2-9, McLeod 1-0-2, Hernandez (1)-0-3, Garman (2)-0-5, Dow 0-0-0, Mihelich 0-0-0. Totals: 13-2-32

MARIAN CATHOLIC

Evans (3)-3-10, Wade 0-0-0, Alexander 1-0-2, Mitchell 5-5-15, Cutrara 1-0-2, Morgan (7)-0-15, Barrett 0-0-0, Lopez 0-0-0, Carbajal 0-0-0, Hampton 2-1-5, Smith (3)-0-8, Brown 0-0-0, Yarbrough 1-0-2. Totals: 23-9-59.

Free throws: JCA 2 of 3, .667; Marian 9 of 16, .563. Three-point goals: JCA 4 (Bertino, Hernandez, Garman, Jay); Marian 4 (Smith 2, Evans, Morgan). Fouls: JCA 14, Marian 12.