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Mount Vernon’s Rachel Parks (10) looks for an open teammate while Olentangy Orange’s Taylor Agler (12) defends during Tuesday’s Ohio Capital Conference game.
Mount Vernon’s Rachel Parks (10) looks for an open teammate while Olentangy Orange’s Taylor Agler (12) defends during Tuesday’s Ohio Capital Conference game. (Photo by Geoff Cowles) View Image

By Mount Vernon News
January 30, 2013 10:29 am EST

 

MOUNT VERNON — The Olentangy Orange Pioneers (14-2, 11-0 OCC) left the city of Mount Vernon just the way they arrived — undefeated in Ohio Capital Conference.

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There was little doubt, when the Pioneers rolled into town, that the host Yellow Jackets (10-7, 4-6 OCC) would have their hands full just trying to slow them down. When Orange landed seven 3-pointers in the first quarter and jumped ahead, 27-4, all remaining doubt was removed.

The Pioneers would increase that lead and roll to a 69-21 thumping of the Jackets.

Mount Vernon’s defense could do nothing as the Pioneers were nearly flawless beyond the arc. Maddy Joseph hit her three 3-pointers early in the game, lifting her team to an early 11-2 lead. That accounted for all of her scoring in the game.

 


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