The Locust Fork Lady Hornets dropped two of three games in the DAR Christmas Tournament.
The Lady Hornets defeated Scottsboro 65-57 but came up short against DAR (60-56) and Hewitt- Trussville (62-54).
Alyson Burke was the most consistent scorer for the Lady Hornets with 19 against DAR, 21 against Scottsboro, and 14 against Hewitt-Trussville.
Emily Minck had 23 against Scottsboro and nine against Hewitt while Brandee Busenlehner had 21 against Scottsboro and nine against Hewitt.
Minck had nine rebounds against Hewitt and eight against Scottsboro while Anna Coleman had eight against DAR and seven against Hewitt. Hannah Kirkley had five assists against Scottsboro and Burke dished out four against DAR.
Note – county coaches are meeting tonight to draw
the bracket for the Blount County Junior High
Tournament, which will run next week (Jan. 11, 13,
14, and 16). Coaches will meet next week to draw the
bracket for the Blount County Varsity Tournament,
which will be Jan. 18 – 23. Oneonta will be the host
for this year’s tournaments.
This week’s schedule: Thursday, Jan. 7 Locust Fork at J.B. Pennington (JG, JB) 4 p.m. Appalachian at Cleveland (JG, JB) 4 p.m. Appalachian at Westminster (VB) 5 p.m. Hayden at Susan Moore (JG, JB) 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8 Appalachian at J.B. Pennington (JG, JB, VG, VB) 4 p.m. *Oneonta at Ashville (BG, BB, VG, VB) 4 p.m. Susan Moore at Locust Fork (BG, BB, VG, VB) 4 p.m. *Cleveland at Falkville (BB, VG, VB) 5 p.m. *Mortimer Jordan at Hayden (BB, VG, VB) 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9 *Appalachian at St. Bernard (VG, VB) 1 p.m. Westbrook Christian at Oneonta (BB, VG, VB) 1 p.m. Hayden at Corner (BB, VG, VB) 4:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11 Junior High County Tournament at Oneonta *Erwin at Hayden (BG, BB, VG, VB) 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12 *J.B. Pennington at Hanceville (BG, BB, VG, VB) 4 p.m. *Parkway Christian at Appalachian (BB, VG, VB) 5 p.m. *Oneonta at Locust Fork (BB, VG, VB) 5 p.m. *Cleveland at Addison (BB, VG, VB) 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13 Junior High County Tournament at Oneonta *denotes area contest