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Roherty leads Milton girls to victory

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February 6, 2009

Badger


girls basketball



SOUTH DIVISION


League Season


W L W L


Madison Edgewood 9 1 14 3


Monroe 8 1 14 2


Oregon 5 3 12 4


Milton 4 6 5 11


Monona Grove 3 6 4 13


Stoughton 2 8 2 14


Fort Atkinson 1 7 2 13


NORTH DIVISION


League Season


W L W L


Sauk Prairie 8 2 14 3


Reedsburg 6 3 13 3


DeForest 6 3 9 8


Waunakee 5 3 9 6


Baraboo 4 5 9 8


Mount Horeb 3 6 7 8


Portage 0 10 3 14


RESULTS THURSDAY


South


Milton 34, Stoughton 29


Edgewood 49, Monona Grove 37


North


Sauk Prairie 56, Portage 46


DeForest 44, Reedsburg 42


Baraboo 60, Mount Horeb 48


Nonconference


Monroe 43, Waunakee 38


GAMES TONIGHT


South


Oregon at Fort Atkinson


GAMES SATURDAY


Waunakee at Reedsburg, 2:30 p.m.


Freeport, Ill. at Monroe



Ashley Roherty had the points when Milton High girls basketball team needed them the most Thursday night.


Roherty, a 5-4 sophomore, scored the last seven points as the Red Hawks used a final spurt to top visiting Stoughton, 34-29, in a Badger South game.


Milton (5-11, 4-6) had an 11-2 lead after the first quarter, thanks to Roherty’s seven points and Liz Eide’s four. The Red Hawks still led 19-9 at halftime, but Stoughton (2-14, 2-8) rallied to gain a 29-27 edge in the last three minutes.


Roherty hit a three-point shot to give Milton the lead for good at 30-27 with two minutes left, then made four free throws to cap a 20-point night and clinch the victory.


MILTON 34, STOUGHTON 29


Stoughton (29)—Dallenbach, 1-2-5; O. Olson, 0-1-1; M. Bower, 3-2-8; B. Bower, 4-0-8; Krause, 0-3-3; B. Olson, 1-0-2; Miskowski, 1-0-2. Totals: 10-18-29.


Milton (34)—Roach, 0-1-1; Roth, 1-0-2; Shadel, 1-0-2; Eide, 2-0-4; McNall, 2-0-5; Roherty, 7-4-20. Totals: 13-5-34.


Stoughton 2 7 10 10—29


Milton 11 8 8 7—34


Three-point goals—Stoughton 1 (Dallenbach), Milton 3 (Roherty 2, McNall). Free throws missed—Stoughton 8, Milton 2. Total fouls—Stoughton 12, Milton 14.


Junior varsity—Milton 49, Stoughton 28


n Monroe 43, Waunakee 38—The Cheesemakers (14-2), ranked No. 3 in Division 2, scored the game’s last 14 points to turn back the Warriors (9-6) in a nonconference game.


Gwen Sutter led Monroe with 15 points. Emily Rufenacht added 11. Both players hit a three-pointer and scored five points in the final quarter.


Sara Kuehl led Waunakee with 10 points.


MONROE 43, WAUNAKEE 38


Monroe (43)—Brice, 2-0-4; Sutter, 4-4-15; Rufenacht, 4-0-11; Sellnow, 1-2-4; Hermanson, 1-0-2; Armstrong, 2-3-7. Totals: 14-9-43.


Waunakee (38)—Decorah, 4-1-9; Madigan, 2-1-6; Kuehl, 4-0-10; Burkel, 4-0-9; Preston, 2-0-4. Totals: 16-2-38.


Monroe 10 4 14 15—43


Waunakee 11 10 14 3—38


Three-point goals—Monroe 6 (Sutter 3, Rufenacht 3), Waunakee 4 (Madigan, Kuehl 2, Burkel). Free throws missed—Monroe 1, Waunakee 1. Total fouls—Monroe 7, Waunakee 13.


Junior varsity—Waunakee 33, Monroe 30.




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