Lady Bulldogs advance to Sweet 16

The Susan Moore Lady Bulldogs hit the court Wednesday afternoon in their Sub Region game against the Lady Bulldogs of Carbon Hill. After a two-day delay due to inclement weather, Susan Moore was ready and came out strong winning by a margin of 45 points, 66-21. The win earns them a spot in the Sweet 16 where they will face either Phil Campbell or Elkmont who play Thursday, Feb. 18.
The 5A Area 12 Champions, the Lady Wildcats of Hayden, hosted the Wenonah Lady Dragons Wednesday afternoon in their Sub Region game. Hayden was up 16-13 after one quarter of play, but the Lady Dragons outshot the Lady Wildcats 19 to eight in the second for a 32-24 advantage at the intermission. They each scored 15 in the third quarter before the Lady Dragons pulled away in the fourth scoring 19 to the Lady Wildcats 12. The 51-66 loss marked the end of a great season for the Lady Wildcats.
Oneonta’s Sub Region game at Hamilton has been rescheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18. The Lady Eagles, Lady Hornets, and Lady Mustangs lost their Sub Region games that were played Tuesday afternoon.