Brooke Valentine had 14 points and eight
rebounds to lead Jeffersonville to a 43-29 victory over Penn in the
Indiana high school Class 4A girls basketball final Saturday at
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Lakin Roland finished with 13 points and seven rebounds, and
Jalynn McClain added 13 points and six rebounds for the Red Devils
(28-2), who were making their first state finals appearance.
Tori Milliner had 12 points and Ashley Lutz scored six for Penn
(23-2). The Kingsmen also were making their first appearance in the
Jeffersonville raced out to a 17-5 first-quarter lead before
taking a 21-9 halftime lead. The Red Devils hit 9-of-15 shots from
the field in the opening half, compared to Penn's 4-of-18.
Jeffersonville led by as many as 17 points, while the Kingsmen
never held a lead.