Miami Senior Advances to Consolation Title Game

Miami Senior (FL) defeated Fayette County (GA) 62-34 to advance to the championship game of the consolation bracket of the 2017 CresCom Bank Holiday Invitational.

TURNING POINT:  Leading by just one point at 13-12 with 4:42 on the clock in the first half, Miami Senior closed the half on a 17-4 run to open a 30-16 cushion at the half.  The Stingarees went on to lead by as many as 28 in the second half.

MIAMI SENIOR LEADERS:  Colleen Bucknor led all scorers with 17 points and also grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds.  Shakinah Rachel added 13 points and seven board for the Stingarees.

FAYETTE COUNTY LEADERS:  Sidney Sims paced Fayette County with 13 points.

RECORDS:  Fayette County 9-4.  Miami Senior 8-1.

:  Fayette County (Fayetteville, GA), Miami Senior (Miami, FL).

WHAT’S NEXT:  As the winner, Miami Senior advances to the consolation bracket championship game and will face the winner of the Norcross (GA)/Neumann-Goretti (PA) matchup.


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