|01/21/19 - |
Ada 58, Durant 33
The Lady Cougars were hot from the start, outscoring the Lady Lions 21-5 in the first quarter and leading 30-13 at halftime.
Ada won the third period 9-8 and outscored the hosts 19-12 in the fourth quarter.
Coach Christie Jennings’ team, ranked No. 7 in Class 5A, improved to 9-4 on the season, while the Lady Lions dipped to 1-11.
Landy Owens paced the Ada offense with 17 points. Alex Hamilton followed with 11, while Kaley Watkins had a pair of 3-point shots and finished with 10 points. Owens also hit a pair of treys.
Tristyn Hamilton led Durant with seven points.
The Ada teams make the long trip to Broken Bow on Saturday. Tip-off for the girls game is set for 5 p.m., with the boys to follow at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Both Cougar squads will compete in the 2019 Otho “Sweet Pea” Curtis Invitational beginning next Thursday in Newcastle.