Davenport girls surprise Reardan
Gorillas control last quarter for upset win
Last updated 12/16/2021 at 11:12am
DAVENPORT-The "Golden Plunger" was won by Davenport over Reardan in last week's Winterfest competition, and that Gorilla success translated onto the basketball court. Davenport's girls basketball team surprised Reardan with a gritty, oft-ugly 38-33 comeback victory Saturday, Dec. 11.
Davenport didn't score for the first half of the first quarter as Reardan built a slim 5-0 lead. Reardan senior Ella Curry then banked in a jump shot at the quarter horn to give the visitors an 11-6 lead after one.
The Gorillas then put together a big 15-6 second quarter to take a 21-17 lead into halftime, bu...