Tori Gass draws a foul as she goes up for two points for the Lady Wolverines.
By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
The Dade County
Lady Wolverine basketball team returned to the court on Tuesday night in a
non-region contest against the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans.
Both teams got
off to slow starts and at the end of the first quarter the Lady Wolverines were
on top 9-6.
quarter was much of the same as both teams struggled to score and at the end of
the first half Dade still held a three point lead, 16-13.
changed in the third quarter as the Lady Wolverines fell behind by six points
as they again only managed five points in the entire quarter and trailed 27-21.
While the Lady
Wolverines found their shooting touch in the fourth quarter it was too little
too late as the Lady Trojans rallied in the second half to claim a 46-36 win
led the Lady Wolverines with 10 points followed by Sarah Reid with eight and
Haley Gass with six.
night the Lady Wolverines traveled to North Murray where they faced Coahulla
Creek in a first round of the Alfa Insurance Mistletoe tournament.
The game turned
out to be a defensive struggle as neither team had a hot shooting hand.
Wolverines held a one point lead after the first quarter 9-8 and the game was
tied at the end of the first half 16-16.
In the second
half Dade fell behind in the third quarter, 28-25 but the fourth quarter was
all Lady Wolverines.
In the final
eight minutes the Lady Wolverines held Coahulla Creek to only two points and
pulled out an exciting 31-30 win.
led the Lady Wolverines with 11 points while Sarah Reid finished with five.
Wolverines were back at North Murray on Friday night. See next week’s Sentinel
for details of that game.