RLP Clears First Hurdle in Niehaus Tournament This Morning

The Rivet Lady Patriots broke open a tight game in the second quarter, and rolled over the Terre Haute South Lady Braves, 69-30, in the opening game of the Niehaus Holiday Hoops Classic.  Grace Waggoner led Rivet with 31 points, while Tia Tolbert added 20.

Rivet led 11-6 after one, and took a 13 point lead into halftime.  The Lady Patriots then opened up the game in the second half en route to the easy victory.  The Lady Patriots now go to 12-0 on the year; they face either Pekin Eastern or Evansville Mater Dei in the first semifinal this afternoon at 5:30.  You can hear the game on 92.1, WZDM.

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