Lady Wolverine Sarah Reid and her teammates dominated play against
Murray County last Saturday in the Wolverine Den. Dade defeated the
Lady Indians 71-34.
By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
The return to
the hardwood after Christmas break wasn’t kind to the Lady Wolverines last week
when they traveled to Calhoun to face the Lady Yellow Jackets.
It started out
as a promising return as the Lady Wolverines took the early lead.
At the end of
the first quarter the Lady Wolverines they were on top 11-9.
Things got a
lot better for Dade in the second quarter as they outscored the Lady Yellow
Jackets 12-5 to take a 23-14 lead at the end of the half.
second half was an entirely different game.
Wolverines, recovering from several illnesses over the holidays seemed to run
out of gas in the second half as Calhoun rallied from behind.
By the end of
the third quarter Calhoun had taken the lead, 30-29.
buy a basket in the fourth quarter, scoring only one point while the Lady
Yellow Jackets pulled away for a 40-30 win.
dropped the Lady Wolverines to 1-2 in region play.
led the Lady Wolverine scoring with 9 points followed by Ansley Chilton with 7
while Sarah Reid and Haley Gass scored 5 each.
Dade 11 12
6 1 30
Dade(30) – T, Gass, Woodfin 5, Reid 5,
H. Gass 2, Chilton 7, Breeden 9, Bradford 2.
3 point goals: Dade 2 (Woodfin,
afternoon the Lady Wolverines hosted Murray County in another region game.
behind early as the Lady Indians took a 7-3 lead early in the game. After a
pair of baskets by Chilton to tie the game the Indians regained the lead 8-7
with just over four minutes remaining in the quarter.
A three point
shot by Breeden put Dade on top 10-8 and they never looked back.
Up by four
points at the end of the first quarter, 14-10, the Lady Wolverines took command
in the second quarter. After an early Lady Indian basket the Lady Wolverines
scored the next 23 points to lead at the end of the first half 39-12.
From that point
on Dade coasted to its 11th win of the season and second region win, 71-34.
led the Lady Wolverine attack with 15 points followed by Tori Gass with 13,
Breeden with 12 and Chilton with 10. In all nine Lady Wolverines scored in the
Wolverines hosted Chattooga on Tuesday night and will travel to Pepperell on
scheduled for Saturday at Buford has been canceled due to the death of an
eighth–grade basketball player whose sister plays on the Buford varsity team.
That is the fourth death in the Buford school family in less than a year.
It was unknown
at press time if the game will be rescheduled.
10 2 14
Dade 14 25
15 17 71
Dade (71) – Tori Gass 13, Erika Woodfin
15, Lacy 5, Reid 5, Vidal, H. Gass, Ansley Chilton 10, Lauren Breeden 12,
Bradford 5, West 2, Bonner 4.
3 point goals: Dade 8 (T. Gass 3,
Woodfin 2, Lacy, Breeden 2).