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Updated: 12/19/2013 08:00:04AM

Lake Placid girls claim victory over Avon Park

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The Lake Placid Lady Dragon varsity basketball spotted the Avon Park Red Devils a 12-8 first-quarter lead and then came roaring back to win, 43-36, in a game played here at the Bill Ross Memorial Gymnasium Friday night, Dec. 13.

The game included a breakout performance by senior Raveen Gobourne who led all scorers in the game with 17 points. Gobourne accounted for all 8 of Lake Placid’s initial-period points and then came forth with 5 more big ones in the final quarter to ice the win for Lake Placid.

The halftime score found the Lady Green leading, 19-17, and a strong third-quarter by Lake Placid made it 32-23 at the end of three.

In addition to Gobourne’s scoring, Anne Weber-Callahan added 8, Quiahja Williams had 6, Jenny Herstein contributed 5 with a three-point basket in the first quarter. Shaquavia Gayle scored 3. Lahna Sedatol and Cassidy Teachout provided 2 a piece. Avon Park’s Toryanna Jones led the Red Devils with 15.