Titans Sink Against Admirals
The Mercer County Titans girls basketball team (4-1) recorded their first loss of the season to the Danville Lady Admirals (3-1) Tuesday, Dec. 14.
Danville’s Tyliah Bradshaw started the game with two straight steals and turned one into an easy layup in transition, 0-2. Lindsay Jessie had two quick blocks in the paint to stop the Admiral’s attack and finished at the rim on the other end to even up the score, 2-2.
Danville hit two quick shots in a row and Mercer answered back with two straight 3-pointers, one from Teigh Yeast assisted by Sara Dunn and another from Dunn off an inbound pass, 8-6. The teams traded layups to end the first quarter of play with the Admirals leading, 10-12.
Bradshaw started the second quarter with another steal and uncontested layup, but Mercer answered back with a Hope Lanham triple, 13-14. Dunn made a good play to find Timberlynn Yeast cutting to the basket