Two Lady Patriots recorded double-doubles Tuesday night as North defeated Plainfield for the first time since the 2013-14 season 60-51 in Terre Haute. Junior forward Halie Gilbert led the way with 21 points and 16 rebounds, both career highs. Fellow junior Zoe Steward added a double-double of her own with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Senior Anslee Michael added a season-high 13 points, including three 3-pointers.
Though struggling through an off-shooting night, the Lady Patriots were able to maintain the double-digit lead first gained in a 2nd quarter run for most of the remaining time by holding the Quakers to 28% from the field.
The Lady Patriots (7-3) will resume action on Dec 30 when the play Batesville (4-6) in the first game of the Walt Raines Classic in Franklin. In the second game, they will face either Greenfield-Central (4-7) or #11 Franklin Comunity (11-0).