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Lady Scotties defeat New Underwood

The Philip girls' basketball team traveled to New Underwood on Saturday, February 3, to go up against the Lady Tigers in a Western Great Plains Conference game. The Scotties took the lead and held it for the entire game, coming home with a 43-36 win.

"Philip played real good defense," said New Underwood head coach Dallas Richter. "We had our chances. We just missed too many scoring opportunities, both on the floor and at the line."

New Underwood now stands with a 9-4 season record.

Philip 13 9 11 10 = 43

N.U. 7 13 6 10 = 36

Philip scorers: Sierra Hook - 16, Tylissa Fitch - 10, Kaylee Nelson - 8, Marissa Mann - 4, Kenzy Pinney - 3, Taylor Holman - 2.

New Underwood scorers: Devin Smith - 12, Rhonda Airheart and Jaymason Whipple - 7 each, Candi Hall - 5, Laura Barber and Shelby Brantley - 2 each , Teri Heavlin - 1.

Field goal percentage: Philip - 34, N.U. - 18. Free throw percentages: Philip - 62 (8 of 13), N.U. - 48 (16 of 33). Three-point goals: 1 by Philip's Fitch.

Rebounds: Philip - 45, N.U. - 16. Philip leaders: Hook - 12, M. Mann - 10, Pinney and Nelson - 6 each, L. Mann, Holman and Kayla O'Connell - 3 each, Fitch and Toyeala Fortune - 1 each.

Assists: Philip - 13, N.U. - 5. Philip leaders: Pinney - 5, Fitch and L. Mann - 2 each, Nelson, Hook, Fortune and O'Connell - 1 each.

Steals: Philip - 10, N.U. - 16. Philip leaders: Pinney - 5, Nelson - 2, L. Mann, M. Mann and Fortune - 1 each.

Turnovers: Philip - 32, N.U. - 16. Total fouls: Philip - 25, N.U. - 17. Fouled out - none.

The junior varsity game also went to the Philip Scotties 34-26.

Philip 10 4 10 10 = 34

N.U. 0 13 2 11 = 26

Philip scorers: Carrissa Doolittle - 9, Kayla O'Connell and Mariah Evans - 7 each, M. Mann - 6, Fortune and Aleatra Evans - 2 each, Tara Ravellette - 1.

Rebounds: Philip - 27, N.U. - 18. Philip leaders: Doolittle - 5, M. Evans - 4, M. Mann, Mercades Martin and Kelsey Hostutler - 3 each, Holman, Fortune, A. Evans, Colby Smith, Emily Schofield and Kimi Davenport - 1 each.

Assists: Philip - 5, N.U. - 2. Philip leaders: Hostutler - 2, O'Connell, M. Evans and Martin - 1 each.

Steals: Philip - 11, N.U. - 8. Philip leaders: Fortune - 4, O'Connell and Hostutler - 2, M. Mann, A. Evans and Smith - 1 each.

Turnovers: Philip - 19, N.U. - 18.

Philip's next game was on Tuesday, February 6, in Murdo against the Jones County Coyotes in another Western Great Plains Conference game.