The Perry County Central Lady Commodores ended their Smoky Mountain Christmas Classic tournament run with the Lady Blue Devils of Gate City. The win over the Lady Blue Devils lifted the Lady Commodores to a 2-1 record in the tournament.
Perry Central started the game with a stellar defensive stance, holding Gate City without a field goal in the frame (7-1). The pace picked up considerably in the second quarter, with the Lady Commodores going into the break with the 27-18 advantage.
The Lady Blue Devils controlled the tempo in the second half, and outscored the Lady Commodores in each of the frames. However, the differential would be but one point per quarter, leaving Perry Central with the 55-48 win.
Perry Central (55) Sydni Hall 15, Lindsey Proffitt 33, Makayla Burris 2 and Cassidy Fields 7.
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