Cardinals cut down Lady Hornets
FAYETTEVILLE — Downing the Hot Springs Lady Trojans 33-32 Friday at Fayetteville High School without out their top three scorers in sophomore Parris Atkins, and seniors Tierra Trotter and Mckenzie Muse, the Bryant Lady Hornets couldn’t duplicate the feat on Saturday facing Farmington in Fayetteville.
The Farmington Lady Cardinals (11-1) would down the Lady Hornets (5-3) 62-38 as Farmington led Bryant 13-7 after one quarter of play and held a 26-17 halftime advantage. The Cardinals pulled away in the third quarter, leading 44-27 going into the final quarter before taking the 24-point win.
Senior Lexie Taylor led the way for the Lady Hornets, hitting four 3-pointers and scoring 15 points, while senior India Atkins followed with 11 points. Senior forward Celena Martin finished six points and a teamhigh 10 rebounds.
Bryant is back in action after Christmas, competing in the Beebe Holiday Tournament on Friday,
Dec. 27, in Beebe. The Lady Hornets face the Mcclellan Lady Lions at 10 a.m. at Beebe High School.