Bulldogs take down Bobcats in opening round

By Tony McGuire - [email protected]

The Hazard Lady Bulldogs hosted the Hazard Invitational Tournament over the past week. Their

opponent in the opening round would be the Betsy Layne Lady Bobcats. The Lady Bulldogs jumped out to the early lead, and never looked back as they took down the Lady Bobcats 78-61.

Hazard took control of the tempo from the opening tap and cruised to the early 19-13 lead. The Lady Bulldogs didn’t let up in the second quarter, and went into the break with a 40-25 advantage.

The Lady Bulldogs cooled off in the third period, but continued to lead (52-40) going into the final period. The pace picked back up in the fourth quarter, which went in favor of Hazard. The Lady Bulldogs went on to win the game by the final count of 78-61.

Hazard (78) Hayley Caudill 22 (1 assist, 1 steal and 2 rebounds), Alexis Griffie 8 (4 rebounds), Olivia Holland 18 (11 rebounds, 5 steals and 2 blocks), Colbi Johnson 9 (4 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 steal), Alyssa Muha 7 (3 rebounds and 2 assists), Morgan Robinson 8 (2 rebounds and 3 steals) and Destiny Walker 6 (1 rebound and 1 steal).

Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.

By Tony McGuire

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