Lyle-Pacelli girls rally past Schaeffer Academy

Published 10:08 pm Monday, November 25, 2019

The Lyle-Pacelli girls basketball team bounced back in the second half to beat Schaeffer Academy 57-49 in Lyle Monday.

Olivia Christianson had 29 points for the Athletics (1-0 overall, 1-0 SEC), who trailed by nine points at halftime.

“The first game is always tough and we are a young team, but I liked how our girls defended and followed our adjustments in the second half,” LP head coach Anna Meyer said.

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SA 33  17    49

LP 24  33    57

LP scoring: Olivia Christianson, 29; Kearah Schafer, 9; Olivia Heard, 8; Avari Brennan, 5; Emma Wilde, 4; Kendahl Lewis, 2