The Hazard Lady Bulldogs hosted the Estill County Lady Engineers late last week at the auxiliary gym at the high school. The Lady Bulldogs jumped out to a big lead early, but could not hold on as the Lady Engineers edged the Lady Bulldogs 56-55.
The Lady Bulldogs could do no wrong in the first quarter, and jumped out to the 17-6 lead at the horn. The Lady Engineers reversed the trend in the second period, and sent the game to the locker room tied at 25.
The two teams played to a 13-all tie in the third quarter, leaving the fate of the game to the fourth quarter. Hazard made a strong run in the final period, but fell late to Estill County 56-55.
Hazard (55) Brooke Sharpey 6, Maddison Niece 22, Sarah Pratt 16, Tori Wells 8, Savannah Roark 2 and Colbi Johnson 1.
Estill Co. (56) Flynn 29, Carter 2, Hall 11, Stone 6, Barnes 3, Edmonton 2 and Young 3.