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January 17, 2014

Amboy wins double-OT thriller

(Continued)

“They’re in second place for a reason,” Whitebread said. “To battle with them the way we did tonight, I hope we can take this experience the right way. We should learn from it, and learn how to finish.”

“A lot of girls had moments, but we didn’t have it for four quarters,” Whitebread said. “If we can have all our starters playing well together, that’s the difference of being above average in the conference.”

AMBOY 64, MORRISON 57 (2 OT)

AMBOY — Jennifer Boyle 1 0-0 2, Delaney Wilhelm 6 11-13 Kennedy Dinges 3 1-2 8, Micaela McCoy 1 2-4 4, Hallie Nauman 1 0-2 2, Karlee Doege 1 0-0 2, Joanna Fredericks 1 0-1 2, Kaitlyn Liebing 4 5-8 13, Elizabeth Ortgiesen 3 1-2 7. Totals 21 20-28 64.

MORRISON — Brandi Hosford 0 0-0 0, Alyssa Canales 1 1-2 3, Lakin Goodman 3 1-2 8, Emma Melton 0 0-2 0, Chelsea Eads 4 3-4 16, Ashley Greul 4 2-2 10, Adrienne Banks 1 0-0 2, Kassidee Church 1 0-0 2, Emma Sitzmore 5 6-10 16. Totals 20 13-22 57.

Amboy 8 7 14 15 10 10 — 64

Morrison 15 10 10 9 10 3 — 57

3-point goals — Amboy 2 (Dinges, Wilhelm); Morrison 4 (Eads 3, Goodman). Total fouls — Amboy 15, Morrison 22. Fouled out — Dinges, Goodman.

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