Pisgah drops home openers
CANTON — Playing the visiting Erwin Warriors for its 2012-13 home opener, the Pisgah varsity girls were hoping for different results.
However, by the end of the game, the Black Bears were without the services of two starters, junior guard Sheridan Pressley and freshman forward Brooklyn Allen.
Pressley, who played with an illness, fouled out in the fourth and two minutes later, Allen left the game with an ankle injury. Factor in senior guard Brooklyn Galyean having to play with a broken nose and it’s easily explained why Erwin defeated Pisgah, 57-50, in a non-conference game Friday night.
Pisgah dropped to 1-1 on the season.
Despite Pressley not being her usual sharp-shooting self, the Black Bears jumped out to a 12-3 lead in the opening quarter. But the Warriors rallied to finish the ...