Last week, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs hosted the South Floyd Lady Raiders. The Lady Bulldogs jumped out to the early lead only to allow the Lady Raiders to comeback. A strong showing in the fourth quarter lifted the Hazard to the 47-39 win.
Hazard’s defense slowed South Floyd in the first period, allowing the Lady Bulldogs to build a 12-7 lead. The Lady Raiders, however, were able to break the pressure in the second quarter, and tightened the score. The Lady Bulldogs went into the locker room with the 21-18 advantage.
South Floyd would complete the comeback in the third period, and held the 26-25 lead going into the final frame. Hazard pulled out all the stops in the final quarter, and went on to win the game by the
final count of 47-39.
Hazard (47) Hayley Caudill 11 (10 rebounds, 2 assists and 4 steals), Colbi Johnson 19 (2 rebounds, 1 assist and 5 steals), Alyssa Muha 1 (5 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 steal), Destiny Walker 10 (12 rebounds, 1 assist and 2 steals), Morgan Robinson 2 (8 rebounds and 1 steal), Olivia Holland 2 (6 rebounds and 1 assist) and Kiara Walker 2 (5 rebounds).
Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.