Late-game drive gives Stratford girls win against Newman
By Hub City Times staff
STRATFORD – A late-game drive on Dec. 4 gave the Stratford girls basketball team a big win against Wausau Newman in the Marawood South Conference.
With minutes to go, Stratford was down 34-32. A foul on Stratford’s Callie Lehman put the Tigers in reach of a tie, which didn’t come at first, but Stratford soon pulled ahead, beating Newman 40-35.
Breanna Ackley was high for Stratford with 10 points and Blaire Lindner added nine.
The win puts Stratford 3-1 in the Marawood South.
The Tigers next face Marathon Dec. 11 at Marathon.