(December 8th, 2014) – PIONEER: From the opening tip-off, the Lady Bombers, in their seventh grade incarnation, just seemed to pull further and further away from the hometown Eagles of North Central. The girls from Pioneer struggled mightily on offense, while their defense was overwhelmed by a potent Edon attack.
At the end of the game, the scoreboard read 39-13, in favor of the Bombers.
Defensively, the Edon girls played a brilliant first half. They rendered North Central scoreless in the first period of play. The Bombers put up 13 points themselves in that quarter. Each team added 4 points to their totals before the half, placing the Lady Eagles in a 17-4 deficit. Despite the fact that North Central was able to double their points in the third quarter, they still fell further behind. This was due to a 14 point performance by the Bomber girls in the period. Edon then outscored North Central 8-5 in the fourth stanza, cementing the 26 point victory.
R. Bloir was the spark which ignited the Edon offense, as she put up an impressive 18 points. Teammate C. Radabaugh added another 9 points to the Bomber score.
The Lady Eagles were led by Ashlynn Helms, who managed to score 5 points. Fellow Eagles Kailey Siebeneck and Chelsea Cheesbro each offered up 4 points in the losing effort.