Shelbyville Daily Union

November 15, 2012

A&M Buries Neoga

JOHN CURTIS - Daily Union Sports Editor
CNHI

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — State-ranked Central A&M girls basketball looked like world beaters on opening Night as they scored 91 points, as they buried Neoga by 55 points, 91-36.

The Raiders scored 20+ points every quarter, including the 4th period when Neoga was shut out.

Neoga was schooled in the 1st by a 22-9 A&M run and in the 2nd by a 24-7 A&M run. Trailing by 30 points to start the 3rd period, 46-16, Neoga got some traction, scoring 20 points to A&M’s 22. The Raiders screwed down the defense again in the 4th and shut down the Neoga offense.

Genny Rose Stringer led the Raiders with 27 points, including a quartet of treys. Taylor Adcock was also in double figures, scoring 14 points, with two treys.

Three other Raiders had near double figure nights. Allie Heaton and Taylor Jordan both had eight points, four field goals each. Dooley also had eight points.

Neoga was led by Jillian Deters with 18 points, followed by Thies with eight points

Central A&M (1-0) was to play CHBC on Thursday night, then dive into the upscale Pana Tourney on Friday and Saturday.

Monday

Varsity

Central A&M 91, Neoga 36

A&M    22-24-22-21—91

Neoga    9-7-20-0—36

A&M stats: Stringer 27 (7-2s, 4-3 pt FGs, 1/3 FTs), Adcock 14 (3-2, 2-3 pt FGs, 2/4 FTs), Heaton 8 (4 FGs), Jordan 8 (4 FGs, 0/1 FTs), Dooley 8 (3 FGs, 2/3 FTs), Bailey 7 (3 FGs, 1/1 FTs), Hennings 6 (3 FGs), Townsend 4 (FG, 2/2 FTs), Maples 5 (1-2, 1-3 pt FGs, 0/1 FTs), Damery 2 (FG), Hilton 2 (FG). Team FGs 38. 3-Pointers: 7 (Stringer 4, Adock 2, Maples 1). Team FTs 8-of-15.

Neo stats: J. Deters 18 (7 FGs, 2/3 FTs), Thies 8 (2 FGs, 3/4 FTs), Ott 5 (2 FGs, 1/2 FTs), Butler 3 (3/4 FTs), K. Deters 2 (2-of-4 FTs). Team FGs 11. Team FTs 11-of-17.

JV

Central A&M 63, Neoga 13