Oceanside JV narrowly escapes Gardiner

ROCKLAND – The Oceanside girls junior varsity opened the night of hoops against Gardiner with a narrow 31-28 win.

Oceanside's Kassidy Robinson is surrounded by Tigers after grabbing a rebound during Friday's game. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

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The Mariners led after each quarter, 9-6, 22-12 and 26-22 heading into the final stanza. Both teams struggled to put points on the board in the second half. In the end, Oceanside was able to hold off a fierce charge by the visiting Tigers.

Scoring for Oceanside was Molly Gould with eight points; Anna Poisson seven; Sara Dorr six; Chloe Jones and Kassidy Robinson three each; and Hannah Benner and Kalli Grover two each.

The Mariners were 5-of-10 (50 percent) from the foul line.

Oceanside's Sara Dorr goes up over everyone with a put back for two. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
For Gardiner, Jaycie Stevens had nine points; Anna Toman six; Haile Lovely and Katie Owen four each; JillianBission three; and Meghan Meehan two.

The Tigers were perfect from the foul line hitting 6-of-6 (100 percent). They also had four 3-pointers, three from Stevens and one from Bission.

Oceanside's Chloe Jones defends as Gardiner tries to attack the basket. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Oceanside's Molly Gould, right, puts the brakes on as Gardiner's Jaycie Stevens steps in to defend. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Oceanside's Anna Poisson sets up in the post. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Oceanside's Kalli Grover takes an open three-point shot. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)


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