Zondervan, Perkins spark Bombers to rout of Crowe Hawks
Ali Zondervan and Naomi Perkins combined for 33 points to lead the L.V. Rogers Bombers to a convincing 74-34 victory over the J. Lloyd Crowe Hawks of Trail in West Kootenay High School Girl’s Basketball action Thursday night at the Hangar in Nelson.
The win was the second of the season for the Bombers and made up for a loss during the weekend to AAA power Pen-Hi Lakers of Penticton.
Thursday first contest between the two West Kootenay rivals was close through one quarter before a suffocating press allowed LVR to score 14 consecutive points to lead 30-16 at the half.
Zondervan led all scorers with 17 points while Perkins added 16.
Shannon Oosthoyen had nine while Christina Champlin had eight.
Jennifer Chung led the Hawks with 10 points while Gina Oostlander had nine.
The Bombers opened the season going 1-2 at a tournament in Agassiz before getting beaten by Pen Hi.