The El Dorado Springs Lady Bulldogs traveled to Buffalo Friday night take on the Lady Bisons in an Ozark Mountain Conference game.
The Lady Bulldogs struggled early to find their rhythm offensively trailing the Lady Bisons 9-18 in the first quarter. In the second quarter the Lady Bulldogs fought their way back closing within 3, but the Lady Bisons finished the second quarter scoring the last four points to take a seven point lead into the half 37-30.
In the third quarter, the Lady Bisons were able to increase their lead by eight. In the fourth quarter, the Lady Bulldogs fought back closing in on the lead, but the Lady Bisons were able to hang on by hitting free throws to finish the game. The Lady Bulldogs finished the night with a loss 51-66.
Scoring for the Lady Bulldogs was: Reese Schaaf 20 and Tevi Gurley 19.
The Lady Bulldogs were on the road again, Saturday afternoon with another Conference match up against the Butler Lady Bears. The Lady Bulldogs really struggled to get going in the first quarter, letting the Lady Bears build an early seven point lead 14-7. In the second quarter, the Lady Bulldogs went on a run outscoring the lady bears 21-11 and taking a three point lead into the half.
In the third quarter, both teams were able to make runs with the Lady Bulldogs holding on to a slim one point lead going into the fourth quarter. The Lady Bulldogs struggled with foul trouble and defensively had a difficult time staying with the Lady Bears as they outscored the Lady Bulldogs 23 to 16 leaving the Bulldogs with a 53-59 loss.
Scoring for the Lady Bulldogs was: Reese Schaaf 24, Taylor Robison and Kraysen Leonard 10 and Tevi Gurley 9.