Lady Eagles can’t hold on in OT vs. Seneca East

By Chad Clinger -

ATTICA — The Colonel Crawford Lady Eagles would take the Seneca East Lady Tigers into overtime in their game last Saturday but would find themselves taking a loss to the tune of 61-56.

Crawford is now 4-3 overall and 2-2 in the Northern-10 Athletic Conference and Seneca East improves to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in the N-10.

The Eagles would take a 24-20 lead into halftime but the Tigers would put up 19 points in the third to the Crawford 12 to take a 39-36 lead. At the end of regulation the score would be tied at 43 points apiece. A high scoring overtime ended in favor of the Tigers, 18-13.

Ashley Gwirtz was the leading scorer for Colonel Crawford with 20 points on eight-two point field goals and 4/5 from the free throw line. Alexus Burkhart also added 16 points in the Eagles’ loss on six-two pointers, a single three and 1/1 from the charity stripe.

The Seneca East Lady Tigers had three players score 13 or more points in the win.

Colonel Crawford will play host to the Bucyrus Lady Redmen in N-10 action on Thursday Dec.22. Bucyrus is currently 3-4 on the year and 1-2 in conference play.

The Eagles junior varsity won by a final of 48-18.

By Chad Clinger

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