After two upsets in the opening night of Tourney 2014, the Ellsworth Girls were looking to make it 3-3 as they took on the MDI Trojans. Ellsworth the number 11 seed had upset Oceanside, Tuesday, February 11th 50-47, and had lost twice during the regular season to MDI 73-32 on January 3rd and 71-41 on February 6th, but this was the Cross Insurance Center and anything could happen.

MDI took an 11-7 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Sarah Phelps scored the first 2 points for MDI, which were the first two points scored at the Cross Insurance Center for the Girl's High School Tournament! Hannah Shaw went 3-6 from the free throw line for the Trojans while Hailee Langley had 4 points.

MDI's Molly Carroll Scores as Ellsworth's #3 Emily Berry Defends and Morgan Card #23 In Background (2/14/14 Photo Credit Walter Churchill)

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Ellsworth 19-7 to take a 30-14 half time lead. Phelps added 7 points, including a 3-pointer for MDI, while Langley added 4 more points for Ellsworth.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI increased their lead to 17 points, as they led 47-30. Sierra Myrick and Molly Carroll had 3-pointers for MDI, and Hannah Shaw added 7 points. For Ellsworth Morgan Card had 6 points, and Langley added 6 more points.

Ellsworth's Emily Berry Goes For the Lay-Up as MDI's Sierra Myrick Looks On (2/14/14 Photo Walter Churchill)

In the 4th Quarter Myrick added another 3-pointer and Emily Berry and Langely added 4 more points for the Eagles, who fought hard the entire game, but it wasn't enough as MDI won 54-40.

MDI was led by Hannah Shaw with 16 points and Sarah Phelps had 13 points. Hailey Langley had a game high 18 points for Ellsworth, while Morgan Card added 10 points. MDI was 10-16 from the free throw line while Ellsworth was 6-10.

MDI will now play the winner of the #2 Nokomis-  #10John Bapst quarterfinal in the semi-finals on Wednesday, February 19th at 7:05 in the first girl's semifinal, in a game that will be heard on WDEA AM 1370 and WDEA  Internet Radio.

For more photos from Walter Churchill click HERE

Box Score

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2

3

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Ellsworth Girls

7

7

16

10

40

MDI Girls

11

19

17

7

54

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Emily Berry 1 1 1 0 3 4 4 5
4 Caitlin Bean 1 2 2 0 1 2 4 5
5 Olivia Mora 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Hailee Langley 1 8 8 0 2 2 3 18
11 Maddie Card 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
12 Lauren Hale 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Kacie Omlor 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sydni Palmer 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Sammy Mason 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 2
21 Kaiti Kinney 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Morgan Card 1 5 5 0 0 0 1 10
25 Maddie Dow 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Hannah Buzzell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Courtney Wasson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 17 17 0 6 10 14 40

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Sierra Myrick 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 6
5 Sarah Phelps 1 5 4 1 2 2 2 13
11 Hailey Littlefield 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Molly Carroll 1 4 3 1 0 0 2 9
15 Julia Mace 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Kelsey Shaw 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 4
23 Jen Clemens 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Hannah Shaw 1 5 5 0 6 12 4 16
31 Ali Berman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Sierra Tapley 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 4
35 Sara Norberg 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
41 Abbe Miller 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 Keely McConomy 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
TOTALS 1 20 16 4 10 16 12 54