Lady Bulldogs fall to UVA-Wise
Women's Basketball - Thu, Jan. 7, 2010
The Lady Bulldogs were host to UVA-Wise on January 6th. The Cavaliers started out strongly leading the Lady Bulldogs 7-12. The Lady Bulldogs were able to go ahead of the Cavaliers at 11:46 with a 3 point shot by Ashton Burrell. The Lady Bulldogs were able to hold on to the led until a three point shot was made by Ayla Young to tie the game at 25-25 with 5:23 left in the half. The Lady Bulldogs were unable to score the remainder of the half which left them trailing 25-29 going into the locker room.
In the second half, the Lady Bulldogs were never able to regain the lead although they did pull to within one point. The Cavaliers took home the Appalachian Athletic Conference win with a final score of 62-66. Heather Gibson and Katie Blevins were both in double figures scoring 13 and 10 respectively. Ashton Burrell pulled down 7 rebounds.
The Lady Bulldogs will host Union College, KY on Saturday, January 9th at 2:00 pm.