Saturday, January 9, 2016
Midwest City High School
Lawton High School
Lady Bombers Defeat Lawton
Midwest City emerged victorious 50-38 against Lawton on Saturday on the strength of Coriauna Burkhalter, who scored 13 points. Lady Bombers grabbed the lead against Lawton on a free throw from Burkhalter in the second period and held on.
Midwest City wrapped up the first half in the lead at 27-22 following an 18-4 run. With a game-high 18 points in the third quarter on the strength of an 11-4 run, Midwest City had an excellent late-game run to the basket.
Burkhalter led the charge for Midwest City’s offense, scoring 13 points, with 11 points during the second period. She also contributed four rebounds and four steals.
Asia Davis (10 points) and Chinna Fair (8 points) each contributed multiple three-pointers. Also chipping in for Midwest City were Franchansca Burley (6 points, 4 rebounds, 1 block), McKenzie Patton (4 points, 4 rebounds), Tra’chael Quarles (4 points, 2 rebounds), Brooklyn Reeves (3 points, 1 rebound, 1 block), and Ashli Garfield(2 points, 6 rebounds). Davis was a big defensive contributor as well, racking up five rebounds, three steals and one block.
Midwest City finished the game with 33 rebounds (18 offensive / 15 defensive), three blocks and 10 steals.