Lady Patriots win at Lincoln Charter

Natalyah Wilson tries to create room on the perimeter.(Ron Morris)

On Wednesday evening the Independence women’s basketball team traveled to Denver, North Carolina to take on the Lincoln Charter Lady Eagles (2-2) and came away with their first win 55-38.

With the Lady Patriots leading 8-2 at the conclusion of the first period, Indy’s Braylyn Milton poured in 8 second quarter points along with Natalyah Wilson’s 2 points and 2 points from Laura Flynn.  Indy took a 20-16 halftime lead.

Sharonda Smith drives to the basket.(Ron Morris)

Coach Galvani made some halftime adjustments and the Lady Patriots had their best offensive results of the season by outscoring the Lady Eagles 16-9 in the third period.

In the fourth quarter the Lady Eagles made a little run, but the Lady Patriots   answered and held them to 13 points while scoring 19 of their own to take a 55-38 victory.

Braylyn Milton goes for the layup in Wednesday win of Lincoln Charter.(Ron Morris)

Braylyn Milton led the Lady Patriots with 22 points.  Sharonda Smith poured in 12.  Ayanna Anderson added 8, Azuria Barrino 7, Laura Flynn 4, Natalyah Wilson 2.

Independence     8  12  16  19  –  55



Lincoln Charter   2  14    9  13  –  38