Dansville 57 Canisteo-Greenwood 36
It didn’t take long, but the Dansville Lady Mustangs aided rookie skipper Kristen Moose to her first win as coach of the red & black on Wednesday (Dec. 2) night as they raced past Canisteo-Greenwood by a final score of 57-36 at the “Redskins Reservation.” Coach Moose noted, ” it felt good to get that first one under our belts. We came out in a press & managed to get a good start by taking advantage of a few of their turnovers & converting them on the other end.”
The visitors hustled their way to a commanding 19-5 lead at the end of the first 8 minutes of play as Sabrina Didas & Sarah Cotton each scored 6 in the period to pace the Lady Mustangs. The Redskins shook off the early doldrums & kept pace with Dansville in the 2nd period, but the Livingston County contingent held a 30-14 lead at halftime. Canisteo-Greenwood outscored Dansville in the 3rd by just one point, but Dansville won the final period with some consistent play down the stretch to hold on for a convincing victory by a final score of 57-36.
Leading the way for Dansville (1-1) was Sabrina Didas who had another “monster of a double-double” scoring 20 points, grabbing 15 boards, she added 5 assists, 2 steals & 2 blocked shots as well…Abby Kuhn netted 8 points with 4 rebounds & 4 assists…Sarah Cotton scored 6 with a half-dozen assists & 4 rebounds…Hope Didas netted 5 markers with 5 rebounds & a pair of steals…Bri Henchen & Meghan Waters each scored 7 points, as Henchen had 3 caroms & a trio of assists as well…Vittoria Salomone & Paige Harrison each scored 2 for the victorious Mustangs. Dansville hosts Caledonia-Mumford on Wednesday Dec. 9th in their next outing.
Canisteo-Greenwood (0-1) was led byElaina Brownell’s 15 points, while Maisy Booth added 11, Autumn Edwards 6, & Seresa Miller scored 4 for the Redskins. Canisteo-Greenwood visits Bath on Friday (Dec. 4) night.
In J.V. action Dansville improved to 2-0 with a 42-22 victory as Jackie Blechinger & Skyler Race each scored 9 points, while Katelin Everman & Grace Rittenhouse netted 8 & 6 respectively.