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DMS splits pair with Gordonsville
Lady Saint Kadee Ferrell is unstoppable against Gordonsville Thursday as she drives to the hoop to earn a game high 16 points in DeKalbs home win.
The DMS Lady Saints and Saints played their home opener Thursday by hosting Gordonsville, splitting the series 1-1. DMS Lady Saints 32Gordonsville Lady Tigers 13The Lady Saints dominated the game from the start, jumping to a 12-2 first-quarter lead. Gordonsville didn’t have an answer for Kadee Ferrell, who accounted for 10 of the 12 early points, while Jacquline Bain added two more.Ferrell was the game-high scorer with 16 total points in the contest.The Lady Saints protected the paint well in a 3-2 zone, putting on the pressure with an aggressive hands-up approach that left Gordonsville confounded and settling for the lower percentage outside shot and forcing the turnover which DeKalb turned into its advantage.Keeping the pressure on in the second, Kennedy Agee hit one from outside the arc and underneath for five points, Katie Colwell hit a bucket and Ferrell added two more points, giving the Lady Saints a 21-6 advantage at the half.DeKalb outscored Gordonsville in all four quarters with Ferrell hitting for four more; Natalie Snipes, Brie Murphy and Maleah Ruch each scoring two points; and Agee adding one from the line to round out DeKalb’s second half scoring.Lily Manor was Gordonsville’s high scorer with four points.