The Mooresville Lady Pioneers began the 2019-2020 basketball season by hosting the Lady Knights from Northview. With a balanced quarter scoring of 16-14-18-18, the Lady Pioneers defeated the Lady Knights 66-40.
Leading the team in scoring was Ally Graber with 17 points and Maddy Denny with 12 points. Commenting about the game, Coach Hurt mentioned “some of the turnovers we had in the first half were attributed to the defense of Northview, others were just first game jitters on our part. We were proud of all the kids’ effort tonight and it felt good to get a win at the start of the season”. The Lady Pioneers extended their halftime lead in the 3rd quarter by holding Northview to 0 baskets in the quarter and only allowed 4 free throws.
The Lady Pioneers basketball team record now stands at 1-0 on the new season. The Lady Pioneers will now get ready to play Bedford North Lawrence on Saturday, November 9th. The expected game time is 12:30
Mooresville 16 14 18 18 66
Northview 11 10 4 15 40