Girls basketball: St. Mary's 57, Skyview 56

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Updated: December 17, 2012, 11:01 PM

 

In a game of two different halves, the visitors from Portland prevailed with a big finish.

Skyview (3-3) led 39-23 at halftime, but scored only 17 points in the second half.

St. Mary's used a height advantage to create second-chance points in the second half. The Blues also pressed more after halftime, forcing Skyview into some costly turnovers according to Storm coach Jennifer Buscher.

The Storm's attempt at a game-winning shot at the buzzer missed, ending a final minute that saw several lead changes.

Each team had three players do most of the scoring. For Skyview, Aubrey Ward-El finished with a game-high 21 points, Stephanie McDonagh had 12 points and Gen Lo 11.

ST. MARY'S 57, SKYVIEW 56

ST. MARY'S -- Ana Davis 0, Lanz 3, McCowan 5, Bilbrew 2, Nae Torregano 17, Wooten 12, Sellers 0, Blake 18. Totals 21 (2) 13-16 57.

SKYVIEW (3-3) -- Stephanie McDonagh 12, Aubrey Ward-El 21, Cassie Swartz 0, Gen Lo 11, Meggan Rakoz 0, Hannahjoy Adams 7, Megan Condon 1, Tiana Klutz 4. Totals 20 (6) 10-14.

St. Mary's 10 13 18 16--57

Skyview 17 22 10 7--56

JV -- St. Mary's won. C -- St. Mary's won.