Your Lady Dogs hosted the Lady Orioles of Avon South in the 1st round of county last night. The Lady Orioles came to play, forcing BEMS to dig deep and fight hard.
Your Lady Dogs got the lead early, outscoring Avon South 9 to 4 in the 1st quarter. The Lady Orioles clamped down on defense and stepped it up on offense and took the lead going into half time 12 to 10.
BEMS was not ready to quit. Your Lady Dogs had their best quarter of the game in the 3rd, outscoring Avon South 12 points to 4. The Lady Orioles fought the whole game and never gave up, making your Lady Dogs fight hard for the victory. BEMS won the 1st round of county 29 to 24.
With great position under the basket, your Lady Dogs had a team high of 37 rebounds. Emma Hendricks led the team in rebounds with 12, followed by Sophie Laycock with 9 and MacyTwomey with 8.
BEMS played solid, disruptive defense, with a team high of 18 steals, led by Emma Hendricks with 8, followed by Sophie Laycock with 5 and Atta Garnett with 4. Sophie Laycock and Emma Hendricks both also had one block a piece.
Your Lady Dogs played unselfish offense with 18 assists. Atta Garnett led the team in points with 11 followed by Emma Hendricks with 7, Macy Twomey with 6, and Sophie Laycock with 4. BEMS will host Plainfield tonight at 5:00 p.m. in the 2nd round of county.