By: Ed Weaver | NTL Sports | February 11, 2020
The Canton Varsity Girls Basketball team suffered an 80-54 loss to North Penn-Mansfield in their final regular season game on Tuesday, February 11.
Canton held a slim 14-11 lead after the opening quarter but then the Lady Tigers went on the prowl. Mansfield put up back-to-back 22-point quarters in the 2nd and 3rd quarters to lead 33-28 at the half and 55-36 heading into the 4th quarter. Mansfield put up 25 more points over the final 8 minutes of the regular season to outscore the Lady Warriors 69-40 over the final three quarters.
Elle Binford led the Lady Warriors with 12 points, Reagan Kelley added 11, Emmie Tymeson finished with 8, Molly Ward and Courtney Weiskopff finisehd with 5 points each, Aislyn Williams pitched in with 4, and Keri Wesneski and Carolyn Thoren rounded out the scoring with 3 points each.
JoAnne McNamara scored a game-high 25 points to lead North Penn-Mansfield.
Canton finishes the regular season at 12-10 and 8-8 for 3rd place in the NTL Small School Division. The Lady Warriors await their final seeding and play date for next week's District IV playoffs.
Ed Weaver is the owner of Circle W Sports in Wellsboro, PA, is the Sports Director for The Home Page Network and the creator of WellsboroAthletics.com and WellsboroFootball.com. You can follow him on Twitter or friend him on Facebook.