Free Throws Aren't Free
December 21, 2022
A clash of formidable girls basketball powers took place in pool play at the Pearl City holiday tournament as Lena-Winslow took on the Orangeville Broncos. And while the game had all of the lead changes, excellent plays and coaching chess moves you would expect between the two NUIC North powers, in the end it was the mastery of one simple fundamental that allows the Panthers to claim the 36-33 victory.
One statistic tells a great deal about the whole game. The Panthers were 6 of 8 from the foul line – but more importantly shot 5 of 6 in the pivotal fourth quarter. The Bronc...