Gators JV and Varsity Basketball defeat Norfolk Christian


1/23/17

Both the Junior Varsity and Varsity teams came away with big wins on Friday, January 20 over visiting Richmond Christian. The JV game came down to the final seconds and the Gators came away with a one point victory.

The Varsity team had a slow start to the game and trailed 6-14 after the first quarter but fought back and sent the game into overtime. In overtime, free throws were key and the Gators continue to make those baskets to secure the win. It was the first loss of the season for Norfolk Christian.
Saint Gertrude (8-4) – 61
Norfolk Christian (12-1) – 52

Saint Gertrude: Powers 26, Coleman 10, Twomey 6, McLellan 12, Gill 2, Kash 5
Totals: 11 24 -44 61

Norfolk Christian: Norman 14, Kool 1, Tynes 8, Gibson 3, K. Norman 26. Totals 12 13-27 52.

Saint Gertrude: 6 13 10 13 19 – 61
Norfolk Christian: 14 8 11 9 10 – 52

3-point goals: Saint Gertrude: Powers 1, Twomey 1, McLellan 2, Kash 1 NC: Norman 4, K. Norman 1.

Highlights: Sierra Coleman 10 rebounds, 2 steals. Maddock 3 steals. K. Norman 5 assists, Tynes 10 rebounds