• warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.

Women of Troy pluck the J-Hawks

IC West rolls CR Jefferson, 70-35

CEDAR RAPIDS– Iowa City West High’s varsity girls’ basketball team improved to 2-0 with a 70-35 win over Cedar Rapids Jefferson in the J-Hawks’ nest Tuesday, Nov. 28.
The Women of Troy pounded in 23 points in the first period, holding Jefferson to only five points.
West was up, 40-10, at halftime and led, 57-21, going into the final quarter.
Senior Logan Cook led all scorers with 18 points, including two 3-point baskets. Junior Lauren Zacharias had 13 points and a trio of three-bombs, while Cailyn Morgan and Emma Koch put in eight points each. Freshman Matayia Tellis led West High on the boards with seven rebounds, while Koch produced six and freshman Audrey Koch snagged five.
The J-Hawks dropped to 0-3, led by senior Erica Oler with 10 points.
The Women of Troy travel to Minnetonka, Minn., on Saturday, Dec. 9, for a 3:45 p.m. game against Hopkins and remain on the road Tuesday, Dec. 12, for a boys/girls doubleheader at City High starting at 6 p.m. The traveling continues Friday, Dec. 15, with a trip to Waterloo East ahead of a Tuesday, Dec. 19, visit to Cedar Rapids Prairie. Both games have a 7:30 p.m. varsity start. The next home game for the Women of Troy is set for Thursday, Dec. 21, as Dubuque Hempstead visits.