The Lady Norse basketball team opened the Wabash Sectional with an outstanding effort in defeating ranked Oak Hill 47-32. The Norse had lost to the Lady Golden Eagles on November 9 by one point.
Playing very confident and poised, the Norse jumped out to an early lead that expanded to 24-9 midway through the 2nd. Oak Hill cut it 25-15 just before the half.
The Norse played very well in the 3rd and matched the Golden Eagles shot for shot down the stretch for the win.
Sydney Eltzroth scored 16 points to lead the Norse. Arie Kennedy played a great game adding 12. Sidney Reed scored 10 and Katie Stephan added 7.
The Norse improved to 16-5 and face Wabash on Friday in game 2 around 7:40pm. Manchester and North Miami face off in game 1 at 6pm.