WEST JEFFERSON — Laney Shook scored more points (23) than the entire Ashe County team on Nov. 29, leading the Watauga middle school district girls team to a dominating, 40-19 win.

For Shook, it wasn’t all about scoring. She also poached Ashe County for a whopping 7 steals. Chloe Weigl added 5 steals, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, and a blocked shot to complement Shook’s performance.

Watauga had the upperhand throughout, leading 14-5 after the first quarter, 25-10 at halftime, 35-16 at the end of three periods, and 40-19 at night’s end.


  • Laney Shook: 23 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists, 7 steals
  • Sarah Thompson: 6 points, 2 rebounds, 1 steal
  • Izzy Torg: 3 points, 5 rebounds, 1 blocked shot
  • Izzy Mohr: 3 points, 1 blocked shot
  • Blair Haines: 2 points, 3 steals
  • Stephanie Mendez: 1 points, 4 rebounds
  • Peyton Isaacs: 4 rebounds
  • Chloe Weigl: 3 rebounds, 5 steals, 1 blocked shot, 3 assists

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