Dragons declaw Panthers in high school girls basketball

Players on Prince Andrew (blue) and Lockview tussle over the ball during a Metro High School league game on Dec. 7 at Lockview High School in Fall River. (Healey photo)

FALL RIVER: From the game’s opening jump ball, the Lockview Dragons girls basketball team never looked back, enroute to a Metro High School Girls basketball home court victory over the Prince Andrew Panthers.

Lockview took the contest before a sparse crowd at the Fall River high school 74-11.

PHOTOS: Game shots as snapped by Reporter Pat Healey

Shae Porter of the Lockview High Dragons (no. 10) sends the ball up to the net for a basket to help her team to a 74-11 victory over the Prince Andrew Panthers on Dec. 7 in Fall River. (Healey photo)

The Dragons, who led 41-7 at half time, were led by a full-team effort with all but one player—Emma Foye—recording points in the contest. Lockview had 16 points from Ashleigh Marshall, while Erin Dean had 10 points.

Grace Lancaster netted nine points; Abbi Gaudry had eight; Eliza Nobes had seven points; while Solveig Burns, Ashley Murphy, and Emma White each had six points.

Scoring four points apiece were Grace MacIntyre and Shae Porter.

Grace Lancaster eyes an opening up the middle between two Prince Andrew Panthers during a Metro High School girls basketball league game in Fall River on Dec. 7. Lockview won the game 74-11. (Healey photo)
Eliza Nobes of the Lockview Dragons gives it all her might as she breaks through three Prince Andrew defenders and towards the net to score two of her seven points in her teams 74-11 win. (Healey photo)
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Pat has grown up in East Hants, having called Milford, and now Enfield home. He graduated from the journalism program at Holland College in 2001, and has spent time at newspapers in NL and Alberton and Summerside, PEI before becoming a reporter/photographer at The Weekly Press/The Laker in October 2008. He has a rescue kitty named Asha that is much loved—and spoiled. Pat is also our "social engagement guru." Check him out on twitter!