By: Paul AdkinsSports Editor
February 13, 2013
MAN — It was no contest on Monday night at the Man Memorial Fieldhouse as the Man High School girls’ basketball team rolled over Class A sectional opponent Greater Beckley Christian, 70-20.
It was also Senior Night at Man as the Lady Billies honored Summer Sword, Taylor Whited, Cassandra Brown and scorekeeper Abby Lusk.
Sword led the way as she poured in 33 points in her final game at home. Whited also had a fine sendoff with a 10-point effort.
Mika McCoy also broke into double digits in scoring with 10 points for the Lady Billies, which improved to 12-7 on the season.
Misty Dempsey added five points for Man, while Jennifer Shull had four and Hannah Harvey, Tiffany Belcher, Tessa Mullins and Keely Porter had two each.
Man swept the season series with Greater Beckley Christian, also winning 66-24 earlier in the year on the road.
The Lady Billies were scheduled to close out the regular season with Tuesday night’s game at Charleston Catholic.
Man is slated to play in the Class A sectional tourney next week.
Man Lady Billies (12-7)
2012-13 Girls’ Basketball Schedule
Nov. 27: Logan, L 40-61
Dec. 4: Ripley, W 43-32
Dec. 11: Cross Lanes Christian, W 64-63 (OT)
Dec. 17: at Westside, L 34-72
Dec. 20: at Greater Beckley Christian, W 66-24
Dec. 28: Wahama, W 60-46
Jan. 5: at Sherman, W 64-54
Jan. 8: at Cross Lanes Christian, W 55-45
Jan. 11: Gilmer County, L 52-58
Jan. 16: at Wahama, W 65-42
Jan. 17: Sherman, W 64-46
Jan. 18: at Mount View, ppd.
Jan. 23: Charleston Catholic, L 55-64
Jan. 24: Tug Valley, W 67-51
Jan. 26: Sherman, W 59-26
Jan. 28: at Logan, L 52-72
Jan. 30: at Mount View, ppd.
Feb. 4: at Tug Valley, L 54-65
Feb. 5: Mount View, W 46-36
Feb. 6: Westside, L 48-86
Feb. 11: Greater Beckley Christian, W 70-20
Feb. 12: at Charleston Catholic, late.