Shelbyville Daily Union

January 28, 2014

Okaw streaks past Martinsville

John Curtis Daily Union Sports Editor
Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Okaw Valley girls basketball got back in the win column on Thursday by leaving the Martinsville Streaks in the dust, 42-19.

Okaw Valley took care of business, limiting Martinsville. Offensively, they kept pushing out their lead. They led 8-2 after one and a 10-5 run in the 2nd gave them a double-digit lead at the break, 18-7.

In the 3rd, Okaw stretched their lead to 17 points doubling up the Racers on a 11-5 run, 29-12. Down the stretch, Okaw doubled them up again, 13-7 to cap the 23-point win.

Amanda McClain was the offensive star in the game, scoring eight times from the floor with 4-of-6 at the line for 20 points. No one else on either team scored in double figures. Paige Harlin had the lone Okaw triple.

Thursday

Okaw Valley 42, Martinsville 19

Okaw 8-10-11-13--42

M’ville 2-5-5-7--19

Okaw stats: McClain 20 (8 FGs, 4/6 FTs), C. Weybright 6 (2 FGs, 2/2 FTs), Harlin 4 (1-3 pt FGs, 1/2 FTs), Nave 4 (2 FGs), A. Weybright 4 (2 FGs, 0/2 FTs), Birch 2 (FG), M. Dash 2 (FG). Team FGs 17. 3-Pointers: 1 (Harlin). Team FTs 7-of-12.

M’ville stats: Truelove 8 (4 FGs), Reynolds 5 (2 FGs, 1/2 FTs), Morris 3 (FG), Higginbotham 1 (1/6 FTs). Team FGs 8. 3-Pointers: 1 (Morris). Team FTs 2-of-8.