(BLUFFTON) - Arlington closed the first quarter on an 18-2 run and never looked back, winning the title of the McDonald's Holiday Tournament 78-45 over Bluffton. The Devils led 26-8 after one quarter and 46-12 at the half capitalizing on their height advantage inside from 6'0 tournament MVP Sierra Nichols and 5'11 forward Haley Dillon. The guard tandem of Whitney Dodds (15 points), Jayme Webb (12) and Kendra Jolliff (9) made for a tough night for BHS.
Abbie Parkins netted 13 points to lead the scoring charge. Alivia Koenig added 11, Andie Schmutz 9, Averey Rumer 7, Katie Prater 3 and Taylor Monday 2.
Overall, Arlington out-rebounded Bluffton 30-15.
The Pirates will take to the road to face Upper Scioto Valley in their next game.
Teams: Basketball (G)