Lady Devils lose to Green River
Dec 26, 2012 | 503 views | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The Grand County High School girls basketball team lost to the Green River Lady Pirates last week, with Green River easily outplaying Grand to win by the score of 46-28.

Playing at Green River on Tuesday, Dec. 18, the Lady Devils fell behind 11-6 in the first quarter and trailed 22-13 at the half. The Lady Pirates never trailed from that point in the game, opening up an even larger lead in the second half.

Green River saw three players score in double figures, led by Michaela Hughes with 16 points.

For Grand, junior Alena Geiser led the team in scoring with nine points. Brook Schultz added six and Torrie Lopez scored four points for the Lady Devils.

Four other players also scored two points apiece for the Lady Devils, who made just three of nine free throw attempts during the contest.

With the preseason loss, the Lady Devils fell to 1-5 overall and will next head into their regular season schedule following the holiday break.

Grand will take on the Richfield Lady Wildcats at Moab on Friday, Jan. 4. The varsity game is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

Copyright 2013 The Times-Independent. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

report abuse...

Express yourself:

We're glad to give readers a forum to express their points of view on issues important to this community. That forum is the “Letters to the Editor.” Letters to the editor may be submitted directly to The Times-Independent through this link and will be published in the print edition of the newspaper. All letters must be the original work of the letter writer – form letters will not be accepted. All letters must include the actual first and last name of the letter writer, the writer’s address, city and state and telephone number. Anonymous letters will not be accepted.

Letters may not exceed 400 words in length, must be regarding issues of general interest to the community, and may not include personal attacks, offensive language, ethnic or racial slurs, or attacks on personal or religious beliefs. Letters should focus on a single issue. Letters that proselytize or focus on theological debates will not be published. During political campaigns, The Times-Independent will not publish letters supporting or opposing any local candidate. Thank you letters are generally not accepted for publication unless the letter has a public purpose. Thank you letters dealing with private matters that compliment or complain about a business or individual will not be published. Nor will letters listing the names of individuals and/or businesses that supported a cause or event. Thank you letters about good Samaritan acts will be considered at the discretion of the newspaper.