Lady Bulldogs Are State Bound

Feb 23, 2018 Sports

The Lady Bulldogs earned runner-up honors in the Region 2 tournament last week.

After jumping out to a big first-quarter lead, the Lady Bulldogs dominated its first game in the Regional Tournament. The 68-56 win over Bismarck assured the team its place in the State Tournament that will be played in Monticello. In the semifinals, the team put together a season's best performance in an upset over Marianna-Lee County. The team battled but could not overcome Harding Academy in the tournament final, finishing the week with runner-up honors. Despite the loss, junior Madi Pierce scored her 1000th career point and will lead the team into the 3A State Tournament on Thursday. Bald Knob plays Junction City at 4:00 p.m.