Big First Quarter Sends North Clarion Girls Past Youngsville at Kane Tournament

Youngsville's Melea Jenkins. File photo by Steve Younger.

KANE, Pa. – Racing out to a 29-7 lead at the end of the first quarter North Clarion cruised past Youngsville, 63-26, in the opening round of the Kane Christmas Tournament.

Lily Homan scored eight of her 13 points in the first quarter while Emma McFarland netted five of her game-high 17 points in the opening eight minutes.

Emma McFarland then poured in nine more second-quarter points to push the She-Wolves’ advantage to 43-20 at the break.

Lauren Lutz added nine points in the win.

Riley Robinault led Youngsville with 12 points with Olivia Darling adding seven tallies.