Homer girls nip Ninilchik

The Homer girls basketball picked up a 23-19 nonconference victory over Ninilchik on Tuesday in Homer.

Ninilchik took a 6-2 lead at the end of the first quarter in the defensive struggle, but the Mariners were able to hold the Wolverines to 13 points for the rest of the game. 

Tuesday girls

Mariners 23, Wolverines 19

Ninilchik6337—19

Homer2795—23

NINILCHIK (19) — Applehanz 0 0-0 0, Smith 0 9-14 9, E. Ehlers 2 2-4 6, A. Ehlers 0 0-2 0, Rogers 1 2-4 4, Kippenhan 0 0-0 0, Kelson 0 0-0 0. Totals — 3 13-24 19.

HOMER (23) — Oliver 2 2-2 6, Beach 0 0-0 0, Tutt 1 1-2 3, Hill 0 0-0 0, Turner 0 1-2 1, Mastolier 0 1-2 1, Koplin 1 1-2 3, Cabana 4 1-3 9, Bowen 0 0-0 0. Totals — 8 7-13 23.

3-point goals — none. Team fouls — Ninilchik 10, Homer 17. Fouled out — none.

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