GIRLS BASKETBALL: Peters puts kibosh on Dukes’ Senior Night hopes


Wellington varsity players Erin Frenk, Amber Wetherbee, Jalen Gibbs, and Alexis Lehmkuhl wait for action to start against Keystone.


The Dukes’ Samantha Sparks makes a move with the ball against Keystone.


Wellington girls basketball seniors Amelia Dunwoodie and Samantha Sparks pose for a shot after the game.


Alexis Lehmkuhl goes on a fast break against the Wildcats.


Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington Enterprise

The Wildcats dampened the Dukes girls’ Senior Night on Feb. 15, rolling to a 46-38 win under the leadership of McKenah Peters, who posed a 24-point threat. For Wellington, Alexis Lehmkuhl and Sam Sparks broke into double digits with 10 points each but the offense had trouble finding its groove.

Wellington varsity players Erin Frenk, Amber Wetherbee, Jalen Gibbs, and Alexis Lehmkuhl wait for action to start against Keystone.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/02/web1_WHSGirlsBBallVsKeystone-1-of-8-.jpgWellington varsity players Erin Frenk, Amber Wetherbee, Jalen Gibbs, and Alexis Lehmkuhl wait for action to start against Keystone.

The Dukes’ Samantha Sparks makes a move with the ball against Keystone.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/02/web1_WHSGirlsBBallVsKeystone-3-of-8-.jpgThe Dukes’ Samantha Sparks makes a move with the ball against Keystone.

Wellington girls basketball seniors Amelia Dunwoodie and Samantha Sparks pose for a shot after the game.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/02/web1_WHSGirlsBBallVsKeystone-8-of-8-.jpgWellington girls basketball seniors Amelia Dunwoodie and Samantha Sparks pose for a shot after the game.

Alexis Lehmkuhl goes on a fast break against the Wildcats.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/02/web1_WHSGirlsBBallVsKeystone-7-of-8-.jpgAlexis Lehmkuhl goes on a fast break against the Wildcats.