Strong second half lifts Gorillas over NWC
Last updated 12/18/2022 at 1:30pm
DAVENPORT–The Gorilla girls basketball team outscored Northwest Christian 18-3 in the third quarter en route to a 49-31 victory on Dec. 9.
After trailing the Crusaders at halftime, Davenport emerged from the locker room looking like a different team. The Lady Gorillas made life miserable for NWC by contesting each shot and by scoring in bunches. They scored 12 points on 3-point shots.
Emalie Jacoby led the charge by scoring 11 of her 14 points in the second half. Glenna Soliday and Lena Waters each scored nine points while Jensyn Jacobsen contributed seven.
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