Lady Hornets Dominate 16th District Tournament
By Johnnie Tarter
Jobe Publishing Con
The Lady Hornets are 16th District Champions, for the 2nd year in a row. Coach Greg Stephen ad the Lady Hornets knocked Russell County out in the first round of tournament play, 49-29 clinching their place in the Championship game.
Cumberland County was upset by the Clinton County Lady Bulldogs setting up for Metcalfe/Clinton final showdown. Both teams came out fighting and never gave up till the final buzzer. The Lady Bulldogs refused to roll over for the Lady Hornets but come up short 46-39. The Lady Hornets now wait to see who they’ll play in the first round of the Region 4 Tournament held at Diddle Arena.
Kassady London led the Lady Hornets for the week with 21 points & 8 rebounds. Jayce Harper had 18 points. Braelyn Davis had 16 points. Aubrey Glass had 13 points. Anna Grace Blythe had 13 points & pulled down 20 rebounds for the week of play.