|IAC JV GIRLS BASKETBALL: WAVERLY PULLS AWAY FROM S-VE IN 46-24 WIN (2018-01-10)
Valley Sports Report
WAVERLY — After a tightly-contested first quarter, Waverly pulled away from S-VE in a 46-24 win here Tuesday evening in IAC junior varsity girls basketball action.
Gabby Picco scored six points in the first quarter, and Gianna Picco drained a 3-pointer to help Waverly to a 13-10 lead. Madelynn Pasto sparked S-VE with seven points, and Ryleigh Clark canned a 3-pointer.
Gianna Picco scored six points in the second quarter, and Olivia Nittinger added five points, including a 3-pointer, as the junior Lady Wolverines used a 13-6 spurt to take a 26-16 lead at the half.
Gianna Picco scored seven more points, including a 3-pointer, in the third quarter as Waverly used another 13-6 spurt to extend its lead to 39-22 entering the final eight minutes.
Gianna Picco led Waverly with 19 points and a trio of 3-pointers, while Gabby Picco scored eight points, NIttinger had seven points, Morgan Adams added six points, and Alyssa Sindoni chipped in with four points.
Pasto led S-VE with 15 points, and Clark added nine.
Waverly returns to action Friday at Newfield, while S-VE hosts Newark Valley.