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Ellwood holds on to top Union
Ellwood City (58) Vs. Union (53)
The Ellwood City Lincoln High girls basketball team proved it can hold a lead.

The Lady Wolverines held off a fourth-quarter run by Union to pull out a 58-53 WPIAL nonsection victory last night.

Ellwood City held a 47-37 buffer after three quarters and the Lady Scots (2-3) got no closer than five points in the final frame.

Beth Roitz registered 21 points to lead the Lady Wolverines (2-3). Alexandra Capalbo and Michelle Nocera contributed 11 markers each.

Capalbo pulled down 12 rebounds and Nocera was next with 10.

“This was a well played game between both teams,” Ellwood City coach Bill Gottuso said.

Savannah Partridge posted 20 points and eight rebounds for the Lady Scots, while Bridget Boyles followed with 18 markers.

Kaylin Clingensmith chipped in with seven assists and six steals for Union.

“The girls didn’t quit and I mentioned that to them after the game,” Lady Scots coach Damian Cassano said. “Ellwood City did the little things right to win the game.

“Things are starting to click and the girls are starting to see how close they are.”
Game Scoreboard
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT SCORE
Ellwood City 17 12 18 11 0 58
Union 14 12 11 16 0 53
Box Scores
ELLWOOD CITY (58)
Jenna Ricciuti 2 0-0 4
Katie Roitz 2 2-8 6
Beth Roitz 9 1-2
Jesse Dean 0 1-2 1
Allison Marshall 2 0-0 4
Katie Berezniak 0 0-1 0
Alexandra Capalbo 5 1-4 11
Michelle Nocera 3 5-9 11
Megan Carothers 0 0-0 0.
Totals: 23 10-26 58.

UNION (53)
Bridget Boyles 8 0-4 18
Ashley Sankey 2 2-2 6
Kaylin Clingensmith 0 0-0 0
Noelle Hannon 3 0-1 6
Taryn Wright 1 0-0 3
Nicolle Benincase 0 0-0 0
Savannah Partridge 8 4-6 20.
Totals: 22 6-13 53.

ELLWOOD 17 12 18 11 — 58
UNION 14 12 11 16 — 53

3-point goals — Ellwood City 2 (B. Roitz 2), Union 3 (Boyles 2, Wright 1).
JV score: Ellwood City 51, Union 27. High scorer: EC — Megan Carothers 14; U — Savannah Partridge 16.
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