Franklin Monroe girls basketball team defeats Arcanum to win Lady Trojan Tip-Off


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@aimmediamidwest.com



Franklin Monroe’s Belle Cable, Brookville’s Katlin Pistone, Franklin Monroe’s Corina Conley, Arcanum’s Kayla O’Daniel, Franklin Monroe’s Kennedy Morris and Arcanum’s Gracie Garno made the Lady Trojan Tip-Off all-tournament team.


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The Franklin Monroe girls basketball team beat Arcanum to win the inaugural Lady Trojan Tip-Off tournament.


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ARCANUM – The Franklin Monroe girls basketball team beat host Arcanum 32-25 on Saturday to win the inaugural Lady Trojan Tip-Off tournament.

After taking a 10-6 lead in the opening quarter Saturday night, Franklin Monroe held Arcanum scoreless in the second period to build a 19-6 advantage. The Trojans cut their deficit to 24-23 in the third quarter, but the Jets pulled away in the fourth quarter to win by 7 points.

Corina Conley led Franklin Monroe with a game-high 10 points in the championship game. Also for the Jets, Belle Cable scored 9 points, Chloe Brumbaugh scored 5, Audrey Cable scored 2, Tara Goubeaux scored 2, Kennedy Morris scored 2, and Chloe Peters scored 2.

Gracie Garno led Arcanum with 9 points on Saturday. Also for the Trojans, Kayla O’Daniel scored 6 points, Lexi Unger scored 5, Camille Pohl scored 2, Elliana Sloan scored 2, and Elle Siculan scored 1.

Franklin Monroe’s Corina Conley was named the MVP of the Lady Trojan Tip-Off. She was joined on the all-tournament team by Brookville’s Katlin Pistone, Arcanum’s Gracie Garno, Arcanum’s Kayla O’Daniel, Franklin Monroe’s Belle Cable and Franklin Monroe’s Kennedy Morris.

In the Lady Trojan Tip-Off consolation game, Brookville beat Northwestern 40-30.

Franklin Monroe beat Arcanum for the Lady Trojan Tip-Off junior varsity championship.

Franklin Monroe’s Belle Cable, Brookville’s Katlin Pistone, Franklin Monroe’s Corina Conley, Arcanum’s Kayla O’Daniel, Franklin Monroe’s Kennedy Morris and Arcanum’s Gracie Garno made the Lady Trojan Tip-Off all-tournament team.
http://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/11/web1_All-tournament-team-WEB.jpgFranklin Monroe’s Belle Cable, Brookville’s Katlin Pistone, Franklin Monroe’s Corina Conley, Arcanum’s Kayla O’Daniel, Franklin Monroe’s Kennedy Morris and Arcanum’s Gracie Garno made the Lady Trojan Tip-Off all-tournament team. Courtesy photo

The Franklin Monroe girls basketball team beat Arcanum to win the inaugural Lady Trojan Tip-Off tournament.
http://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/11/web1_Franklin-Monroe-WEB.jpgThe Franklin Monroe girls basketball team beat Arcanum to win the inaugural Lady Trojan Tip-Off tournament. Courtesy photo

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@aimmediamidwest.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.