A balanced offensive output led by senior Emily Kiser helped the Noblesville Lady Millers win a 66-53 road game at Pendleton Heights Thursday. 

Kiser logged a double-double with 27 points and 15 rebounds, as the Millers used a third-quarter run to pull away after a tightly contested first half. 

Noblesville jumped out to a 15-12 lead after the first quarter and extended its lead to 30-26 at halftime. The Millers turned up the pace on the offensive end in the third, outscoring the Lady Arabians 24-14 in the quarter. Pendleton Heights got the better of Noblesville on the scoreboard in the fourth, 13-12, but when the final buzzer sounded the Millers had locked up their seventh straight win. 

Mallory Johnson finished second on the Millers in points with 19. The junior guard connected on 7-of-14 from the floor, including a pair of 3-pointers. Maddie Knight joined Johnson and Kiser in double-digits with 10 points on 4-of-9 shooting. Kiser scored her 27 on 11-of-21 from the floor and 5-of-5 at the free throw line. As a team, Noblesville connected on 11-of-13 (85 percent) free throws. 

The Arabians also had three players score in double figures. Junior Leonie Wilson led Pendleton with 15 points, while Lauren Landes and Aubree Dwiggins chipped in with 13 and 11, respectively. 

Noblesville held the advantage on the boards by a 40-24 margin. Kiser’s 15 rebounds, which included five on the offensive glass, was a game-high. Madison Whetro finished second on the Millers in rebounding with six. Wilson and Dwiggins both pulled in seven rebounds to lead the Arabians. 

The Millers shot 26-of-57 (46 percent) from the floor as a team, and held the Arabians to 20-of-51 (39 percent). Both teams made 11-of-13 at the free throw line. 

Noblesville (14-7, 2-3) will look to make it eight consecutive wins Saturday at Hoosier Crossroads Conference foe Zionsville (15-5, 2-2). Tip-off is scheduled for 6 p.m. After that, a sectionals date with Anderson looms Jan. 30.