The Mooresville Lady Pioneers basketball team travelled to Terre Haute tonight to play the Brownsburg Bulldogs in the Championship game the IHSAA Sectional 12 competition hosted by Terre Haute South.
The Lady Pioneers and Lady Bulldogs played earlier in the regular season and the Lady Bulldogs used a 28-7 first quarter lead to cruise over the Pioneers 65-47. Tonight’s game had the same level of intensity as the earlier match-up but the Lady Pioneers used a strong first half to upset the #8 Brownsburg Bulldogs 57-52 to capture the Sectional title. This Sectional win was the 20th title for the Lady Pioneers basketball team and Coach Hurt’s 10 title as coach.
Leading the team in scoring for the Lady Pioneers team was Elise Scaggs with 29 points. For the three game sectional winning streak, Elise averaged 27 ppg and was 28-32 from the free throw line during those games. Paige Gregory contributed 11 points in the game and Lauren Farb scored 10 points. Lauren went 4-4 from the free throw line in the last minute of the game to seal the victory
The Lady Pioneers basketball team record now stands at 17-9 on the 2018-2019 season. The Lady Pioneers will now await the winner of the Cathedral Sectional championship.
Brownsburg 13 6 16 17
Mooresville 12 19 7 19