LP girls pick up eighth straight win

Published 10:21 pm Friday, January 13, 2012

The Lyle-Pacelli girls basketball team established its inside game in a 49-25 win over Hope Lutheran (2-6 overall, 2-6 SEC) on the road Friday.

Eighth grader Sarah Holtz had 12 points and seven rebounds and freshman Madison Truckenmiller added 11 points and six rebounds for the Athletics (9-3 overall, 7-2 SEC), who have now won eight in a row.

“We really got our post game going,” LP head coach Brad Walter said. “Sarah and Madison were both really aggressive inside.”

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LP 27 22 — 49

HL 8 17 — 25

LP scoring: Ann Rysavy, 14; Sarah Holtz, 12; Madison Truckenmiller, 11; Courtney Walter, 9; Bethany Strouf, 2; Annie Holtz, 1; free throws: 50 percent (2-for-4)