Spain Park downs Pelham, 57-27

Pelham's Erykah Hall drives the lane for two of her team-high nine points in the Lady Panthers' 57-27 loss to Spain Park Jan. 15. (Contributed/David Jacks)

By MICKEL PONTHIEUX / Sports Reporter

PELHAM – The Spain Park Lady Jaguars scored 26 points in the second quarter to run away for a 57-27 area victory over the Pelham Lady Panthers Jan. 15.

Spain Park took a 10-6 lead after the first quarter before breaking the game open in the second. The Lady Jags went on a 16-3 run to begin the second led by a pair of 3-pointers by Victoria Baldwin.

Baldwin scored 11 points in the Lady Jags’ 26-point second quarter for a 36-14 Spain Park halftime lead.

The Lady Jags opened the second half with a 9-0 run to take a 45-16 lead. Spain Park outscored Pelham 15-7 in the third to coast to the 57-27 victory.

Baldwin led all scorers with 16 points. Takia Mickens added 13 points for the Lady Jags.

Erykah Hall led Pelham with nine points.