Lady Bears down Elkin for second time
Jeff Linville Staff Reporter
The Lady Bears outscored Elkin in every quarter to take a 65-38 win Tuesday night.
The Bears led 14-9 after the first quarter and added at least seven more points to the margin in each of the following quarters.
Alex Atkins lit up the nets for 24 points to go with nine rebounds.
Sophomore Ayano Shelton had a career high with 17 points and also led the team with 10 rebounds.
Mikayla Seivers had seven points and nine assists as the Bears had 20 assists as a team.
Seivers also had five steals as the Bears totaled 18 for the game.
Coach Howard Mayo said he used a combination of defenses to create pressure on the Lady Elks.
“It was probably our most complete performance of the year,” said Mayo.
As for Shelton’s big night, Mayo said Ayano was versatile in scoring with some nice 15-foot jumpers and drives to the basket.
Jasmine Varney added eight points, Halee Ratcliff two, Alexis France two and Skyler Flippen one.
Makayla Dimmette led Elkin with 11 points, Miracle Walters and Courtney Beals had six each. Kenly Burchette scored five, Benthany Turner and Carrie Brown two, Morgan Randleman and Madeline Carter one.
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