The Tigers would prove a difficult test for the undefeated Spartans with their size and skill, and the visitor’s customary zone defense made it difficult for Turpin early on. Yet, the Spartans were getting offensive rebounds as Audrey Robinson and Elise Schulok each scored a pair of rebound baskets in the opening frame as Turpin trailed 12-8 after the 1st.
Girls JV Basketball
Little Miami came out on fire in the opening quarter jumping out to a 10-4 lead, but Turpin got some key rebounds from Grace Hamilton which led to second chance baskets as the Spartans cut the Panthers lead to just 10-8 as the quarter concluded.
In the opening quarter, Turpin got some solid looks at the rim but could only produce one basket until Katelyn Randel’s layup at the buzzer.
Preceding the Varsity contest, the JV Spartans welcome their neighborhood rival, the McNick Rockets, for both teams season opener.