Reds go on the road to defeat John Carroll, 48-39


Roland Park Country opened its season with a pair of one-point wins and then was defeated decisively by St. John’s Catholic Prep easier this week.

On Wednesday, however, senior star Mir McLean scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the Reds as they went on the road and defeated John Carroll, 48-39, in IAAM A Conference action.

RPCS struggled early in this one, falling behind the Patriots 21-17 at the half, but the Reds surged for 31 second half points to claim the nine point victory. Sophomore Sophia Diehl added 15 points and nine rebounds in the victory.

Junior Marisa Ziegler scored 13 points to lead John Carroll.

NO. 11 ROLAND PARK COUNTRY 48, JOHN CARROLL 39

RPCS 48
McLean 22, O’Neill 3, Levine 3, Diehl 15, Paul 2, Franks 3
2FG, 3FG, FTM-FTA: 17, 2, 8-19

John Carroll 39
Dillon 6, Harris 6, Lidie 8, Welzenbach 5, Bright 1, Ziegler 13
2FG, 3FG, FTM-FTA: 8, 4, 11-16

Halftime: John Carroll, 21-17.