North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

January 29, 2013

Girls basketball: Arab 59, Mortimer Jordan 41

By Robert Carter
North Jefferson News

ARAB — Mary Paige Hunt led the way with 18 points, as host Arab defeated Mortimer Jordan 59-41 in Monday night girls basketball action.

Three Blue Devils scored nine points each: Megan Snow, who also had nine blocked shots and eight rebounds; Alysa Amberson, who tallied six steals and six assists as well; and Sarah Rickles, whose points came on three 3-point goals.

After the teams played each other to a 13-13 tie at the end of the first period, the Arabian Knights sped away with 21 points in the second quarter and coasted to victory from that point.

Hannah Black added nine points for Arab.