Rebel girls play strong first half in win over P/E/M

Published 12:02 am Friday, January 29, 2010

Southland senior center Haley Janssen scored 30 points to pace the Rebel girls to a 67-57 win over Plainview/Elgin/Millville (2-14 overall) in Adams Thursday.

The Rebels (6-11 overall) led 46-23 at the half but struggled a little bit early in the second frame before regaining their steam.

“The first half was a real good effort,” Southland head coach Bob Sheehan said.

Southland scoring: Janssen, 30; Jana Schammel, 15; Kelli Smith, 8; Brandi Schammel, 7; Kellie Shawback, 3; Sarah Nelson, 2; Lindsey Bottema, 2; free throws: 55 percent (12-for-22)