Allen leads Bears in 40-point rout of rivalSophomore guard scores 15 points of her game-high 21 in first quarter; Pisgah girls jumped out to an 43-8 lead by halftime
Sophomore guard Brooklyn Allen scored 15 points in the first quarter and a game-high 21 points to lead the Pisgah varsity girls basketball team to a 67-27 WNC Athletic Conference road victory over rival Tuscola Tuesday night.
Pisgah improved to 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the WNCAC, while the Mountaineers were left searching for their first win of the season, dropping to 0-9 and 0-4 in the conference.
The Black Bears jumped out to a 27-4 lead at the end of the opening quarter thanks in large part to Allen’s 15 points and their swarming defense.
Pisgah blitzed the homestanding Mountaineers, 16-4, in the second quarter to take a 43-8 commanding lead into halftime and 15-9 in the third quarter to expand its advantage to 41 points, 58-17, going into the final eight minutes.
For the Black Bears, senior Mariah Lewis chipped in 10 points, Sydney Singleton added seven, Lindsey Holland and Kelsi Long had six points each, Ashley Penland and Maddie Webb scored four points each.
For the Mountaineers, Samantha Beasley finished with a team-high eight points, Tristan Woodall contributed seven, Klarissa Bryson added six points, while Peyton Fisher, Sam Young, Sydney Worrell scored two points each.