Liberty girls basketball team tops Mount Si, Sammamish
January 17, 2012
The Liberty High School girls basketball team won a pair of games last week to remain in a tie for first place in the KingCo Conference 3A/2A standings.
Liberty spotted host Mount Si an early lead Jan. 11 before rallying in the second quarter en route to an eventual 45-37 victory.
Mount Si led 9-8 at the end of the first period. The Patriots outscored Mount Si 15-11 in the second quarter to take the lead. Liberty pulled away in the third quarter by outscoring the Wildcats, 14-6.
Aspen Winegar, of Liberty, topped all players with 16 points. Sierra Carlson added seven points.
Molly Sellers had nine points to lead Mount Si.
On Jan. 13, Sammamish startled Liberty by shooting to a 14-5 first-quarter lead, but the host Patriots rallied in the second quarter en route to a 50-37 victory.
Winegar again led Liberty in scoring with 14 points. Delane Agnew contributed 13 points and Carlson seven points as Liberty went to 7-1 in league play. The Patriots are tied with Juanita for first place. The two teams meet at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at Liberty.