9th girls win home tourney

By Steve Sell
January 30, 2016

McPherson’s ninth-grade girls were crowned champions of the McPherson 9th-Grade Sunrise Extravaganza that was held Saturday morning.

MHS went 2-0. “We played very, very well today,” MHS coach Tim Ellet said.

The Bullpups defeated Salina South, 44-20. Four Bullpups made two 3-pointers each, with Claire Yowell leading the scoring with nine points.

MHS then played Winfield and got the game into running clock, winning by a 60-28 score. Yowell stayed on fire with 19 points, including five 3-pointers. Maggie Leaf chipped in with 11.

MHS (44) — Burghart 6, Beam 8, Hein 8, Stout 2, Yowell 9, Ellet 3, Leaf 2, Eisenbarth 6.

MHS (60) — Burghart 8, Beam 2, Hein 3, Stout 4, Yowell 19, Ellet 6, Leaf 11, Eisenbarth 7.


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