On Jan. 16, the Lady Bulldogs welcomed the Lady Eagles of Fair Grove. The game went back and forth in the early minutes, but the Lady Eagles pressure got to the Lady Bulldogs and they were able to take an early lead. A three pointer at the buzzer by Anyssa Salazar cut the lead to 11 at the half, but that would be as close as the Lady Bulldogs would get.
In the third quarter, the Lady Bulldogs were able to keep it within 15, but in the 4th, down by 15, the Lady Bulldogs pressure wasn’t enough to keep Fair Grove from scoring. The Lady Eagles used their size to double up their lead and defeat the Lady Bulldogs 73-42.
Leading the Bulldogs in scoring was Anyssa Salazar 16, Paige Esry 14 and Taylor Robison 7.
DRIVING – Paige Esry, No. 3, played full throttle against the Ash Grove Lady Eagles, Monday night at home, as she always does scoring 14 in the Lady Bulldogs 73-42 loss to a bigger Eagles team.
JV GIRLS ON SHORT END OF MISMATCH – Monday evening at home the El Dorado Springs JV girls were overpowered by the visiting Ash Grove Eaglettes. Nobody was draining shots, but the Eagles held the Bulldogs scoreless for most of the first quarter allowing only one point while putting up 12. In the second quarter, the Lady Bulldogs managed to rack up more to finish 10-27 at the half. The game ended with a score of 14-41. In the photo, Jace Cundiff fights for the ball while Jace Cundiff while Tiffany Nikodim stands ready to assist.