BASKETBALL: Cherokee sweeps Rosman

by Jan 23, 2013SPORTS di-ne-lv-di-yi0 comments

Both the Braves (8-6) and the Lady Braves (15-1) won against the Rosman Tigers on Tuesday, Jan. 22.

Led by Avery Mintz and Kendall Toineeta, who scored 24pts apiece, the Lady Braves got their fifteenth win of the season with a 72-60 win over the Lady Tigers.  Cherokee outscored Rosman each period of the game to take the 12-point win.

Other Lady Braves scorers included: Jordyn Thompson 6, Bree Stamper 3, Le Le Lossiah 5 and Alexis Maney 10.

The Lady Tigers were led by Candace Petit with 17pts.

The Braves, led by Raven Frankiewicz with 21pts, squeaked out a one-point win over Rosman 62-61.  Cherokee led 15-14 after the first period, but trailed at halftime 32-28.  Rosman outscored the Braves 19-15 in the third period, but Cherokee came back and outscored the Tigers 19-10 in the fourth period to take the one-point win.

Other Braves scorers included:  Jesse Toineeta 4, Seth Littlejohn 13, Hunter Lambert 2, Derrick Ledford 5, Kennan Panther 2, Chris Queen 2 and Eli Littlejohn 13.

Hunter Reese led the Tiger with 23pts.