Clarksville girls hold on to beat Warriors

Chloe Ross (24) of Clarksville drives into the lane against Rockford on Monday, Nov. 27. The Indians held on to beat the Lady Warriors. (Kristi Nixon photo)

CLARKSVILLE – A nine-point lead with a little less than three and a half minutes left was enough for the Clarksville girls’ basketball team to run its record to 2-0 in a 38-34 non-conference win over Rockford.

The Indians had plenty of fouls to give as the Warriors put on a run to outscore the home team 9-4 in the final 2:44 that helped their cause.

In the fourth quarter, Rockford outscored Clarksville 14-9.

Head coach Ross Timmermans said not fouling has been an emphasis in practice since the team’s pre-season scrimmage.

“We have a little phrase we use, ‘beat with your feet, not your hands,’” Timmermans said...

The full story appears in the Dec. 7 print edition of the Clarksville Star.