Scoring Plentiful as Lady Cardinals Surge Past John A. Logan, 83-64

(Carterville, IL) The Mineral Area Lady Cardinals begin the second half of the season with a road win after defeating John A. Logan 83-64 on Saturday. Michell Butler led MAC in scoring with 16 points and contributed a double-double effort, adding 15 rebounds. 

The Lady Cards used balance scoring to earn the victory. After Butler, Katelyn Chomko and Destiny Williams contributed 14 points, Lexi McCully added 13 and Gabby Moore went 4-of-5 from perimeter with 12 points from the bench. Audra Pasakarnis tallied 9 points but was huge on the glass with 10 rebounds, including 6 offensive boards.

After the victory, Mineral Area head coach, Briley Palmer, on the first game back after Christmas break.

It was just the third time all season MAC has scored above 80 points. At halftime the Lady Cardinal lead was just 7 points, 37-30. MAC would outscore the Lady Volunteers 46-34 in the second half enroute to the win. Coach Palmer on her team's play in the second half.

Mineral Area totaled 50 rebounds as a team while hitting 33-of-75 from the field. 

John A. Logan began the second half of the season without their leading scorer Jaden Berry. They get 14 points from Cheyenne Trotter, 13 from Rhylea Johnson, while Shmyira Brown and Tylei Wofferd-Byrd each had 10 points in the loss.

MAC improves to 13-6 on the season and play Wendesday at Williams Baptist University against the JV team. The Lady Volunteers fall to 5-8 on the season.


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Scores

Thursday (KFMO, Live Video) 
West County-
Valle Catholic-
Wednesday (KFMO) 
Central-
North County-
Wednesday 
Potosi-
Farmington-
Wednesday 
West County-
Valley Caledonia-
No Games Today
   
   
   
No Games Today
   
   
   
Wednesday (KFMO) 
Mineral Area-
Moberly-
Wednesday (Plus) 
Mineral Area-
Moberly-

Broadcast Schedule

Wednesday, February 1:
3:45p, GBB: Central @ North County
4:30p, WBB: MAC @ Moberly+
7:00p, MBB: MAC @ Moberly
Thursday, February 2:
7:00p, BBB: West County @ Valle Catholic^
Saturday, February 4:
3:30p, TBD, Conf. Trn 1st Rnd: TBD vs TBD
4:30p, WBB: State Fair @ MAC+
5:30p, TBD, Conf. Trn 1st Rnd: TBD vs TBD
7:00p, TBD, Conf. Trn 1st Rnd: TBD vs TBD
7:00p, MBB: State Fair @ MAC+
8:30p, TBD, Conf. Trn 1st Rnd: TBD vs TBD
Monday, February 6:
3:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
5:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
7:00p, BBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
8:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
Tuesday, February 7:
3:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
5:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
7:00p, BBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
8:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn Qtrs: TBD vs TBD
Wednesday, February 8:
1:30p, WBB: Crowder @ MAC
Thursday, February 9:
6:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Semis: TBD vs TBD^
8:30p, GBB, Conf. Trn Semis: TBD vs TBD^
Friday, February 10:
6:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn Semis: TBD vs TBD^
8:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn Semis: TBD vs TBD^
Saturday, February 11:
1:30p, WBB: Mineral Area @ Jefferson
4:00p, GBB, Conf Trn 3rd P: TBD vs TBD^
5:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn 3rd P: TBD vs TBD^
7:00p, GBB, Conf. Trn Champ: TBD vs TBD^
8:30p, BBB, Conf. Trn Champ: TBD vs TBD^
Sunday, February 12:
TBD, NFL, SB LVII: Kansas City vs Philadelphia
12:30p, MBB: West Plains @ MAC+
^ - denotes live video
+ - denotes game on KFMOsportsPlus
 * - denotes game on B104.3fm