|Lancer girls shoot down Archers by nineteen|
|Written by Jim Cox|
|Wednesday, January 16, 2013 3:29 PM|
With 4:51 remaining in the first quarter, a frighteningly loud boom put the gymnasium into sudden and total darkness. Fifteen minutes later, play resumed via generator power, albeit with no scoreboard, no PA system and very dim lighting. The score was displayed to the crowd via volleyball flip scorecards.
The Lancers led 10-2 at the time of the power outage and they increased that lead to 16-5 after one quarter, mainly by forcing eight Antwerp turnovers in the first eight minutes. Seven of Lincolnview’s eight fielders were layups.
The Archers, however, bounced back in the second quarter, winning those eight minutes 14-8 to trail by only five at the half, 24-19.
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