Lady Lancers’ struggles continue

COLONY — Visiting Altoona-Midway High turned on the Jets — literally — in the second quarter against host Crest High’s girls.
The Lady Jets broke open a close game, turning an 8-3 lead into a 22-8 halftime advantage in downing Crest 48-18.
Crest was unable to find its footing offensively. Altoona-Midway expanded its lead to 35-13 by the end of the third quarter and cloed the game with a 13-5 run.
Amanda Strickler scored nine points for Crest.
Kaylee Leck paced Altoona-Midway with 18 points.
Crest travels to Pleasaonton Tuesday to take part in the annual Blu-Jay Mid-Season Tournament. The Lady Lancers play Jayhawk-Linn at 8:30 p.m.
Crest (3-5-5-5—18) (FG/3-pt): Catt 0-2-4-2, A. Strickler 3-3-4-9, K. Strickler 0-1-3-1, Ku. Gilliland 1-1-3-3, Honn 0-0-1-0, Louk 0-0-5-0, C. Golden 0-0-1-0, Ko. Gilliland 0-1-4-1, K. Golden 0-2-2-2. TOTALS: 4-10-27-18.
Altoona-Midway (8-14-13-13—48): Spears 2-1-4-5, Leck 5-8-1-18, Matveyeva 0-0-1-0, LaCrone 3-3-3-9, Powers 1-5-3-7, Reaves 1-2-3-4, Gatlin 2-1-3-5. TOTALS: 14-20-18-48.