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Harrisburg girls pick up SIRR Ohio win over Murphysboro

  • Harrisburg's Riley Harrison brings the ball up the court past Murphyboro's India Harris in the second half of play.

    Harrisburg's Riley Harrison brings the ball up the court past Murphyboro's India Harris in the second half of play.
    JEFF JONES | For The Register

 
Staff Report
updated: 2/18/2021 9:19 PM

Harrisburg put three players in double figures and defensively, held Murphysboro to under single digits in every quarter, picking up a 51-18 Southern Illinois River-To-River Ohio win Thursday night.
Riley Harrison led all scorers with 18 points, as the junior guard was 4-of-11 from the field. Lauryn Gribble grabbed 12 points on 5-of-7 shooting, while Chelsea Davidson tacked on 10 points.
Harrisburg shot 20-of-59 from the field for 33 percent and was 5-of-23 from 3-point range, while knocking down 6-of-14 foul shots.
Kailyn Moss scored six points for the Bulldogs, while Molly Shires finished with four points. Kameron Adams tacked on three points, while Sidney Neal tossed in two points and Vershay Guyton had a free throw.
Harrisburg is scheduled to play at Benton on Friday night, slated for a 7:45 p.m. start and will play host to Gallatin County Saturday afternoon, scheduled for 1:30 p.m.