Not only did the Wabash Lady Apache basketball team open their 2014-15 season with an impressive 60-44 win over Mississinewa Friday, they got to be part of history as senior Claire Cromer went off for 42 points to set the Wabash single game scoring record.
The Lady Apaches dominated right from the start, jumping out to an 11-0 lead and leading 14-4 after the end of the quarter. Claire Cromer had all 14 points for Wabash.
Mississinewa would cut the Wabash lead to 16-10 early in the second quarter before Shelby Stone buried two shots from behind the arch to build the lead to 22-10. The Indians again cut the lead to single digits before Cromer drained back to back three’s, then hit four straight free throws to increase the lead to 31-18. At 31-22 Cromer would hit a shot before the buzzer as Wabash led 33-22 at the half.
Kristin Cromer and Sarah Puckett would get in on the scoring action in the third while Claire Cromer kept rolling as the Lady Apaches built their lead to 45-25 before leading 45-26 after three.
Claire Cromer would hit a three to get the Wabash scoring going in the fourth as sister Kristin hit two free throws as Wabash rolled to a 60-44 win.
|Jaycee Parrett (So)||1||2||3||1|
|Shelby Stone (Sr)||6||1||1||2||3||1|
|Madison Barden (Jr)||2||2||1||1||4|
|Sarah Ritter (Sr)||1||1||1||2|
|Sydney Mullett (Jr)||1||4||5||4||2|
|Bailey Yoakum (Fr)||1|
|Abby Stein (Sr)||1||3||4||1||1||2|
|Claire Cromer (Sr)||42||1||2||3||4||3||2|
|Sarah Puckett (Sr)||4||1||1||2||1||2||1||2||4|
|Kristin Cromer (Jr)||6||3||3||1||2|
|Katie Mccauley (Jr)||2||1||1|
Wabash is at Marion Saturday