Martin’s Huge Game Powers Port Edwards Over Pittsville

Port Edwards defeated Pittsville in CWC action, 47-36.

Port jumped out to a 14-2 lead and led at the half, 20-12.

Pittsville narrowed the gap to 4 in the second half, but it was Melanie Sillars who hit a pair of three pointers to hold off the Panthers.

Taylor Martin had a season-high 24 points to lead the Blackhawks. Martin was 9 of 9 from the line, and pulled down 19 rebounds and had 5 assists.

Julia Redmond led Pittsville with 14 points.

Sillars had a career-high of 11 points for Port.

Scorers for Pittsville: Julia Redmond 14, Haylee Zawislan 6, Bekah Downs 5, Kristin Zdun 5, Madalyn Carpenter 4, and Melissa Giles 2
3 pts.:  3 1 each for Redmond, Downs, and Zdun
Free Throws:  3-5     Fouls:  13
 Scorers for Port Edwards: Taylor Martin 24, Melanie Sillars 11, Dominique Griffith 7, Katerina Hamus 4, Bella Hanten 2
Free Throws:  12-16
Fouls:  15
Port Edwards record:  5-5, Conference: 3-2.  Next game, Monday, Jan. 18 home vs. Wild Rose.
David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]