Written by The Herald-News
The Wolf Point eighth- grade girls’ basketball team began their season by traveling to Glasgow to participate in a jamboree, Nov. 2.
In the first game, the Lady Wolves defeated Scobey, 48-17.
The Lady Wolves displayed good offense in both quarters of the game.
Sierra Summers was picked as the top offensive player of the game. Summers had 28 points and four assists. Ayanna Archdale was picked as the top defensive player of the game. Archdale scored 14 points and had four steals.
Other Wolf Point players scored on offense. Gillian Medicine Cloud, scored four points and made four rebounds. Jami Welch scored two points during the game.
Coach Melissa Cromwell noted the victory was a great start to the season and that all the girls played hard and moved their feet on defense.
The Lady Wolves defeated Poplar in the second game, 41-6.
In this game, the Lady Wolves not only showed good offense, but also stepped up their defense and had two team fouls.
Summers was voted the top offensive and top defensive player of the game. She scored 21 points, made four assists and had four steals.
Medicine Cloud also scored in the double digits in this game with 14 points. She also made four rebounds. Archdale scored six points and made three rebounds.
Cromwell said the Lady Wolves made many quick shots off the screen while the team’s out-of- bounds plays worked better than in the first game.
She also noted that the team only took five players to the jamboree and had no substitutions during the jamboree.
To prepare for the next jamboree, the Lady Wolves will work on their entry pass and blocking out techniques.
The team will play their next jamboree Nov. 9 at the Wolf Point Junior/Senior High School.