MASON, W.Va. — The Lady Tomcats spoiled Wahama’s home opener Monday night with a 55-36 victory over the Lady White Falcons. The Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division match up was held in Mason County.
Trimble (1-2, 1-1 TVC Hocking) out scored Wahama (0-1, 0-1) 16-6 in the opening stanza to take the momentum away from the host Lady Falcons. The Lady Tomcats did not let up in the second quarter, out scoring WHS by nine in the quarter, and taking the 33-14 halftime advantage.
The Lady Falcon defense stepped up in the second half holding THS to just eight points in the third period. Wahama scored seven points in the third and trailed by 20 headed into the finale. Wahama rallied for 15 points in the fourth quarter but it was not enough and Trimble got it’s first win of the year 55-36.
Wahama junior Sierra Carmichael led all scorers with 14 points in the game. Senior Mackenzie Gabritsch finished with nine points, followed by freshman Rachel Roque with six. Kelsey Zuspan scored four points and Paige Gardner scored three to round out the Wahama scoring on the night.
Emily McKee with 12 points and Nicky Kish with 10 led the offensive attack for the Lady Tomcats.
Wahama and Trimble split the season series a year ago with each team winning it’s home game.