DAR RECAP: East Carter girls surge past Van Buren
ELLSINORE — Naomi Crowly scored all nine of her points in the second quarter as East Carter surged ahead Thursday night in a 50-36 win over Van Buren.
The Redbirds used a 21-7 second quarter to go from down 9-6 to up 11 heading into halftime. Makenna Moore sank a pair of third-quarter 3-pointers while Brooklyn Kearby scored nine of her team-high 16 points in the second half for East Carter (9-6).
Katie Griffin scored a game-high 18 points to lead Van Buren (5-9) while Lani Black added 11 points.
VAN BUREN — Lani Black 11. Catie O'Dell 3. Ella WIlbanks 4. Scarlet Alcorn 0. Katie Griffin 18. Madison Mabry 0. Jerica Williams 0. (3-pointers Black 3. Free throws: 13-19)
EAST CARTER — Audrey Carter 8. Kennedy Thies 6. Brooklyn Kearby 16. Makenna Moore 9. Naomi Crowly 9. Jaci Douglas 0. Aaliyah Coursey 0. Hailey Brown 2. Hailey Croy 0. (3-pointers: Moore 2. Kearby. Crowly. Free throws: 8-16)