Posted Wednesday, January 15, 2014
ECHO - The Echo Lady Cougars defeated Horizon Christian 46-9 on Saturday, January 11, 2014. It was a blustery day with the high temperature around 50 degrees and winds between 20 and 40 mph. The vibe inside the Echo gym was warm and inviting. Some lucky folks would be going home with blankets from a raffle conducted during the home games.
Top scorers for the Cougars were Elizabeth McCarty with 13 points, Kaci Kamm had 9, Devyn Tarvin had 7 and Kelsey Ranger had 6. Echo hit 18 of 60 for 30%. Cougars hit 8 of 21 free throws for 38%.
The Echo Lady Cougars had the upper hand from the start of the game. The first period was a low scoring one with the teams settling into their games. Echo led at the end of the first, 10-0.
Echo out scored Horizon Christian 16-2 in the second period. Kelsey Ranger started the scoring for the Cougars in the second by hitting a trey. Cougars scoring in the second period included Kaci Kamm, Devyn Tarvin, Elizabeth McCarty and Lesley Ibarra. Echo led by 24 points at halftime, 26-2.
Echo continued to roll in the third period, out scoring Horizon Christian 10-3. Cougars scoring in the third included Elizabeth McCarty, Kylie King and Kaci Kamm. Echo led at the end of the third period 36-5.
Echo cruised through the fourth period out scoring Horizon Christian 10-4 in the fourth period. Echo players scoring in the fourth included Devyn Tarvin who scored five points over a minute and thirty seconds, Hayden Tarvin and Lizzie Cox. Echo won by 37 points, 46-9.
Photos by Terry Aichele