St. George girls down Woolwich to advance to championship game

TENANTS HARBOR – In the second game of the day at St. George school the Dragon girls hosted Woolwich in a Small School Busline League semifinal matchup with St. George taking the 38-23 win.

Surrounded by Woolwich players, St. George's Jordan Beal battles for the loose ball. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
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The No. 1 St. George girls will now host No. 2 Nobleboro Wednesday, Jan. 18 for the South Division Championship. The winner of that game will play the North division winner Friday, Jan. 20 at Wiscasset with games at 5 and 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday St. George took a 14-6 first quarter lead and extended that to a 22-8 halftime lead. The Dragons added to the lead by five points in the third quarter giving St. George a 30-11 lead heading into the final quarter where they cruised to a win.

St. George's Grace Cody led all scorers with 12 points. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
Scoring for St. George was Grace Cody with a game-high 12 points; Seanna Montgomery 11; Leah Cushman eight; Jordan Beal, Sophie Vigue and Noelle Delano two each; and Grace Young one.

The Lady Dragons were 8-of-20 (40 percent) from the foul line.

St. George's Leah Cushman goes up for the layup as Woolwich's Kaylee Cheamen tries to block the shot.  (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
For Woolwich, Katie Card had six points; C. Fisher and Gillian Orff five each; Mary La Rochelle, Hannah Bailey and Taylor Rumery two each; and Kaylee Cheamen one.

Woolwich was 3-of-13 (23 percent) from the foul line.

St. George's Grace Young works to get a shot off over her double team.  (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

St. George's Seanna Montgomery concentrates on her foul shot. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

St. George's Kaylee Solo, left battles for the ball with a Woolwich defender. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)


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