Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

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February 19, 2014

Lady Raiders topple Lady Comets


Feb. 19, 2014 —

“We didn’t shoot the ball great in the first half but some of that comes back from doubt,” Easterling said. “Sometimes we didn’t do a good job of getting ourselves ready to shoot the ball before we caught it the first half but we did better in the second half.”

East’s freshman duo of Kristen Mayo and Haley Hall led the Lady Raiders with 10 points each. Lexie and Morgan Berry each had seven points for West Carter.

Easterling will take a win when he can get them but he knows in games like this against a county rival and what he says is a good friend in Stevens, it makes games like this difficult to coach at times.

“It’s hard to see a spread like that against somebody you consider a good friend,” Easterling said. “I know in a game we’re competitors but we’re still good friends. We just had more talent and Bart is doing a great job and they’ll be fine.”

MacKenzie Bates can be reached at or by telephone at 1-800-247-6142.

WEST CARTER 3 3 4 9 - 19

EAST CARTER 14 18 17 9 - 58

West Carter (19) — L. Berry 7, B. Easterling 1, M. Berry 7, Evans 2, Zeigler 2. PF: 15. Fouled out: Reynolds. FT: 9-13. 3-point FGs: 2 (M. Berry 2)

East Carter (58) — Mayo 9, Greenhill 10, Hall 10, Stickler 4, Stumbo 6, Brainard 4, Damron 9, Pennington 2, Bayes 2, Clarke 2. PF: 12. FT: 10-16. 3-point FGs: 6 (Greenhill 2, Damron 2, Mayo, Hall)

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