Lady Tigers beat Steelville 73-47

by Randall Cox


The Arcadia Valley Lady Tigers Basketball Team, seeded 5th, beat Steelville, seeded 4th, 73-47 on December 26 in the 1st round of the Central Christmas Tournament.

The Lady Tigers out-rebounded Steelville 40 to 20.

Gracee Smith, chosen as the Player of the Game, had 25 points. Katie Whited and Jaesa Brockes had 13 points each. Whited had 6 assists. Brockes had 8 rebounds. Josie Landrum had 8 points and 4 assists. Kirsten Day had 8 points and 13 rebounds. Jaidyn Phelps had 6 points. Sydney Booker led Steelville with 23 points.

Central beat the Arcadia Valley Lady Tigers 66-51 on December 28 in the semi-finals of the Central Christmas Tournament.

The Lady Tigers were within 4 points of Central after 3 quarters, but were out-scored 16 to 5 in the 4th quarter.

Josie Landrum led the Lady Tigers with 18 points, Gracee Smith had 15, Katie Whited had 11, and Jaesa Brockes had 4.