Last Monday, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs were able to get in a game before the snow hit. The Lady Bulldogs hosted the Lady Tigers of Paintsville.
The lead went back and forth throughout the game, with neither team being able to take a clear cut advantage. In the later moments of the game, the Lady Bulldogs were able to take the lead, and hold off a late charge by the Lady Tigers. Hazard went on to win the game by the final count of 67-63.
Hayley Caudill led the Lady Bulldogs with 21 points on the night, while Lexie Griffie (11) and Olivia Holland (15) reached double-digits in rebounds.
Hazard (67) Hayley Caudill 21 (6 rebounds), Alexis Griffie 5 (11 rebounds), Olivia Holland 9 (15 rebounds), Colbi Johnson 15 (4 rebounds), Alyssa Muha 6 (5 rebounds), Destiny Walker 9 (5 rebounds) and Kiara Walker 2 (2 rebounds).
With one month of the season remaining, Hazard has several key games remaining before the district tournament. This week they will host the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats in a rematch (Hazard won the first in the opening round of the All “A”).
Next month, the Lady Bulldogs will host region rivals Letcher Central and Knott Central.
Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.