MG girls top Danville Wednesday


By Rob Hamilton

roberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.com

Mount Gilead made it two in a row in girls’ basketball on Wednesday when they started the league portion of their schedule in fine fashion, defeating visiting Danville by a 63-52 margin.

After both teams scored seven in the opening period, MG was able to surge in front by a 30-26 score at the half. They would continue to pull away over the rest of the game, outscoring the Blue Devils 21-17 in the third period and 12-9 in the fourth.

Madison Fitzpatrick had a huge game for the Indians, tallying a game-high 33 points. Holly Gompf contributed 19 in the game.

Rob Hamilton can be reached at 419-946-3010, ext. 1807. Connect with him on Twitter at @SportsMCS