Lady Norse Smoke North Miami

The Northfield Lady Norse basketball team smoked North Miami Saturday night 58-40. Northfield used a strong third quarter to seal the win, picking up their fourth victory of the year.

Northfield out scored North Miami 14-9 in the first quarter and then were out scored 10-9 in the second, but held a 23-19 half time lead.

The Lady Norse busted loose in the third quarter, putting up 23 points and out scoring North Miami by 11 for a 46-31 lead at the end of the third and then won the fourth quarter 12-9 to secure the win.

Leading Northfield was Sydney Eltzroth with 26 points and 9 rebounds. Eltzroth drained 6 three pointers. Sidney Reed added 18 points, 11 rebounds and 2 blocks. Katie Stephan had 7 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assist and 2 steals. Alyssa Richter had 5 points, 2 rebounds and 1 steal. Morgan Peas had 2 points, 14 rebounds and 1 steal. Michelle Hendricks added 4 rebounds and 3 assist.

The Lady Norse shot 40% from two point range and 50% from three. Northfield was 11 of 19 from the free throw line for 58%. They had 47 rebounds, 12 offensive. The Lady Norse committed 27 turn overs.