Laconia Middle School girls' A team avenged an earlier loss to Bow with a convincing 41 to 23 win at LMS. Leading scorers were Amelia Clairmont, 14 points (one 3-pointer), Emma Schumacher, 8 points, Bella Smith, 6 points , and Delia Cormier with 4 points.
Bella Smith ran the show from her point guard position with numerous steals and combined with Becca Howe to force numerous pressure turnovers in Laconia's half court trapping defense. Emma Schumacher and Delia Cormier anchored the back of the press for the Lady Sachems.
Emelia Clairmont had 6 defensive rebounds and 5 offensive rebounds to combine with numerous slashing drives to the basket, leading to her game leading 14 points.
Coach Tautkus was very proud of his team as their hard work in practice paid off with a quality win. He is hopeful that this victory will translate into momentum that will carry his team through the rest of the season.