Truckenmiller leads LP girls past Superlarks

Published 11:19 pm Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Lyle-Pacelli's Ann Rysavy shoots during the first half against Grand Meadow Tuesday night at Pacelli. -- Eric Johnson/

Lyle-Pacelli sophomore Madison Truckenmiller poured in a career-high 18 points as the Athletics beat Grand Meadow 64-44 in a girls basketball game in Pacelli Tuesday.

Truckenmiller scored the first six points for LP (4-1 overall, 3-1 SEC), but eventually foul trouble set in for the Athletics and Maggie Lewison, who scored 12, and a few other Athletics had to step up.

Grand Meadow's Cortney Olson drills out front of the key during the first half against Lyle-Pacelli Tuesday night at Pacelli.

“Madison really got us going, but we got good minutes off the bench from some of younger kids too,” LP head coach Brad Walter said.

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GM (2-2 overall, 2-1 SEC) was led by Autumn Thorsen, who scored 12 points.

Courtney Walter ahd six points and six steals for LP and Ann Rysavy added 10 points and five assists.

GM 20 24 — 44

LP 35 29 — 64

LP scoring: Madison Truckenmiller, 18; Maggie Lewison, 12; Ann Rysavy, 10; Sarah Holtz, 9; Courtney Walter, 6; Bethany Strouf, 4; Brooke Walter, 2; Annie Holtz, 2; Kendall Truckenmiller, 1; free throws: 53 percent (10-for-19)

GM scoring: Autumn Thorsen, 12; Rachel Oehlke, 10; Rio Landers, 8; Ashley Crumb, 4; Theresa Gehling, 4; Cortney Olson, 3; Syndey Richardson, 2; Audra Durhman, 1; free throws: 55 percent (12-for-22)