GAFFNEY, SC – The Lady Saints basketball team outlasted the Crusaders of North Greenville in Gaffney on Saturday night. The Saints jump to 4-6 overall with the win, while
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After five lead changes and two ties, the Saints headed into the locker room up by four at the half. The Saints shot an amazing 5-7 from beyond the arc (71.4%) while
In the second half, the two teams traded baskets until Limestone went on a 12-3 run sparked by a Lindsay Kyle 3-pointer at the 8:48 mark. The Crusaders would regain momentum on a made 3-pointer by Warner, cutting the Saints lead to just 3 at 59-56 with just 39 seconds remaining. Lyons and Jones clinched the win at 63-56, both going 2-2 from the free throw line down the stretch. The Saints shot 34.4% (21-61) on the night while the Crusaders were slightly better at 39.3% (22-56).