Seniors Abby Bradford, left, and Ansley Chilton go after the rebound
during last Friday's game against Armuchee. The win put the Lady
Wolverines' region record at 5-4.
By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
The Dade County
Lady Wolverines traveled to Model last week to face the Lady Blue Devils for
the second time this season. In the first meeting the Lady Blue Devils
dominated the game and came away with an easy victory on the Lady Wolverines’
This time the
Lady Wolverines came to play and took an early lead. At the end of the first
quarter Dade was on top 11-6.
rallied back in the second quarter the Lady Wolverines held a one point lead,
19-18 at the end of the first half.
quarter saw the Lady Wolverines continue to play hard and add to their lead,
heading into the final eight minutes Dade was up 30-26.
quarter turned a hard fought game into a disaster for the Lady Wolverines. The
four point lead was quickly gone and the Lady Wolverines couldn’t find the
basket as the Lady Blue Devils rallied for a 43-33 win.
The Lady Blue
Devils outscored the Lady Wolverines 17-3 in the fourth quarter to claim the
for the Lady Wolverines were Sarah Reid, Erika Woodfin and Hailey Gass with six
points each. Abby Bradford and Lindsey
Tinker scored five points each.
The loss left
the struggling Lady Wolverines with a 4-4 region mark and a 13-5 record
another milestone when she scored her 1,500th career point in the game.
11 3 33
Model 6 12
8 17 43
Dade County (33) – Tinker 5, Woodfin 6,
Lacy, Reid 6, H. Gass 6, Chilton 3, Breeden 2, Bradford 5.
3 point goals: Dade County 5
(Tinker, H. Gass 2, Chilton, Bradford)
Wolverines hosted the Armuchee Lady Indians on Friday night looking to turn things
around after struggling in the last few games.
They came out
playing hard, especially on the defensive end of the court, but still found
themselves trailing by a point at the end of the first quarter, 8-7.
In the second
quarter the Lady Wolverines began to find their shooting range and outscored
Model 14-11 to take the lead at the end of the first half 21-19.
Randy Watson said at halftime worked as the Lady Wolverines came out and played
one of the best second halves of the season.
In the third
quarter Dade racked up 20 points to only 11 by the Lady Indians to take the
lead heading into the fourth quarter, 41-30.
Wolverine kept the pressure on the Model ladies and outscored them 11-8 in the
fourth quarter to claim a 52-38 region win.
Woodfin led the
Lady Wolverine’s with 20 points followed by Chilton with 16.
This week the
Lady Wolverines will be on the road at Murray County and at Chattooga before
hosting the Coosa Eagles on Saturday Game time is set for 3 p.m.
11 11 8 38
7 14 20 11 52
Dade County (52) – Tinker 2, T. Gass,
Erika Woodfin 20, Lacy 5, Reid 1, Vidal, Ansley Chilton 16, Breeden 5, Bradford
3 point goals: Dade County 6
(Woodfin 2, Lacy, Chilton 2, Breeden)