Annawan tops United, 64-48

Staff reports

The Annawan girls basketball team defeated United 64-48 on Dec. 8.

United got off to a strong start. Taylor Toops and Ashlynn Winkler each hit three pointers and scored seven points in the first quarter. United led 16-14 heading into the second quarter.

United's Gina Long got into the act in the second quarter scoring nine points while Brooke Armstrong and Augusta Chandler added four apiece. The Red Storm led 35-33 at the half.

Annawan took over in the second half limiting United to just 13 points after the break. Annawan scored 19 points in the third period alone and tooka 52-43 lead into the fourth period.

Jordan Jackson of Annawan led all scorers with 22 points.

Scoring for United were: Brooke Armstrong, 12; Gina Long, 11; Ashlynn Winkler, nine; Taylor Toops, seven; Augusta Chandler, four; Katie Kaywood and Jennifer Elliott, two and Sadie Van Norman, one.