UC Lady Indians defeat Union Lady Rockets

Union City Lady Indians down Union Lady Rockets in opening round County Tournament play

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UNION CITY, IN – The Union City Lady Indians defeated the Union Lady Rockets 50-29 in the opening round of County Tournament action.

The Lady Indians jumped out to a 14-2 lead after one quarter of play with Oaklee Reichard scoring 10-points including 2-2 at the charity stripe.

Union bounced back with nine second quarter points while Union City was taking advantage of seven Reichard points to add 10-points to the board sending the teams to the break with the Lady Indians leading 24-11.

Period No. 3 went to Union City by a 12-10 score giving the Lady Indians a 36-21 advantage with three quarters in the book.

Union City put the game away in the fourth outscoring the Lady Rockets 14-8 to earn the opening round tournament win.

Reichard led Union City and all scorers with a game high 30-points, pulled down 10-rebounds to register a double double and had 5-steals on the night. Camryn Fischer accounted for 11-rebounds and 8-points for the Lady Indians.

The Lady Indians improve to 7-10 on the season and take on the Randolph Southern Rebels on Friday night with a 6 p.m. start time.

BOXSCORE:

UNION CITY – O. Reichard 30, C. Fischer 8, A. Black 4, A. Banda 2, E. Evans 2, G. Ordonez 2, S. Smith 2 – TOTALS 18 8-9 2 50

UNION – Z. Ogden 11, G. Ellis 8, A. Merchand 5, H. Ellis 3, K. Holderman 2 – TOTALS 8 1-4 4 29

3-POINTERS

Union City 2 (O. Reichard 2)

Union 4 (Z. Ogden 3, A. Merchand 1)

SCORE by QUARTERS

14-10-12-14 50 Union City

02-09-10-08 29 Union