GNH Lumber February 2024

Girls’ hoops comes up short against LaSalle


By Melanie Lekocevic

Capital Region Independent Media

Head Coach Mike Burns meets with his team during a timeout Saturday afternoon. Melanie Lekocevic/Capital Region Independent Media

RAVENA-COEYMANS-SELKIRK — The Indians’ girls basketball team came up short against the LaSalle Cadets in their second loss of the season.

The Indians fell to La Salle 48-29 in a home game Saturday afternoon, played before the annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony in the high school gym.

Patricia Dorrance was the team’s top scorer with 14 on the day, including a three-pointer in each period and one free throw.

RCS’s Patricia Dorrance shoots from the free-throw line after being fouled. Melanie Lekocevic/Capital Region Independent Media

Rae Napierski scored 9 points, including a pair of treys and a free throw.

Meagan Visone added 3 points to the team’s total and Kylie Whalen scored 2.

The team’s record went to 0-2 on the season. LaSalle improved to 1-1.

The Indians were next scheduled to play an away game at Cobleskill-Richmondville on Tuesday, too late for press time, and will then play a home game Friday night at 6:30 p.m. against Cohoes.

The Indians came up short in Saturday’s game against LaSalle, but gave it their all. Melanie Lekocevic/Capital Region Independent Media
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