After dropping a non-league game, 38-22, at Bay Shore on December 5, the Lady Sharks lost both of its matches in the Hampton Bays Tip-Off Tournament. On Friday, ESM fell, 44-38, to host Hampton Bays before losing in the consolation game to East Hampton, 58-48, on Saturday.
ESM came out quickly on Friday and enjoyed a small lead thanks to some hot shooting from sophomore Samantha Giacolone. Hampton Bays boasts a few shooters, too, and rebounded to take a 15-7 lead into the second quarter.
The Lady Sharks were able to take advantage of junior Kristen Anderson’s 6-foot-2-inch frame in the second quarter to outscore Hampton Bays 15-10. ESM still trailed... more