South Shelby Cruises to Road Sweep of Monroe City

South Shelby cruised to a road sweep over Monroe City Tuesday night.

The girls won 69-33 and were led by Kaylee Gaines’ 24 points.

Austin Ward with the call on Superstation KRES. Gaines’ 24 came by way of eight threes. Coach Luke O’Laughlin’s 18-2 Ladybirds used a 15-3 run midway through the second quarter to start pulling away.

Miranda Patterson scored 16. Monroe City was led by freshman Naaron Hays with eight points. Coach Adam Rung…

The Lady Panthers drop to 8-11.

The South Shelby boys picked up a 59-36 victory. Jaaron Durbin started early.

Durbin finished with a team-high 10 points. Case Ratliff, who came in averaging just over three points a game, scored the first six points for coach Kent O’Laughlin’s Cardinals.

South outscored Monroe 19-7 in the second quarter. The Panthers got a game-high 16 points from Reece Buhlig. Coach Brock Edris said the Cardinals gave his team fits.

South Shelby improves to 9-12; Monroe City falls to 6-14.


South Shelby girls coach Luke O’Laughlin:

Monroe City girls coach Adam Rung:

South Shelby boys coach Kent O’Laughlin:

Monroe City boys coach Brock Edris: