The Freshman girls pulled out a close one over Unity Christian thanks to some clutch free throw shooting by Marcy Creevy and Rylee Fowler. The whole game was a tight one and entering the 4th quarter it was 17-17. The Dux were able to build up a 6 point lead, but the Crusaders came back late and cut the lead to 1. With around a minute to play Marcy Creevy hit 2 huge FTs to put the Dux up 27-24. The Crusaders had multiple chances to score or tie it up until Rylee Fowler came up with a big rebound and put the game out of reach by knocking down 1 of her 2 FTs to make it 28-24 with 8 seconds to go.
The Dux were led in scoring by Marcy Creevy’s 14 points; Creevy was 4 for 5 on FTs in the 4th quarter. Abigail Eckert and Rylee Fowler had 5 points a piece and Maddie Settlemyre chipped in 4 points.