Owsley County had three players score at least 17 points in its victory over the Lady Tigers.
January 6, 2021 – BRADLEY CHARLES
On Wednesday night, the Owsley County Lady Owls advanced to the semifinals of the 14th Region All “A” Classic with a 64-24 victory at Jackson City.
In the First Quarter:
Owsley County freshman guard Carly Smith led all scorers with six points, while the Lady Owls’ Lexie Lynch and Kenzie Herald combined to score seven points. At the end of the first quarter, Owsley County led 13-1.
In the Second Quarter:
Herald tallied eight points, while Lynch, Smith, and Amelia Murray combined to score 10 points. For Jackson City, juniors BreAnna Tincher and Riley Turner totaled 13 points. At halftime, the Lady Owls led 31-14.
In the Third Quarter:
Lynch led all scorers with 11 points, and Owsley County went 7-of-10 from the free-throw line. The Lady Owls scored 21 points, and held a 52-19 lead going into the fourth quarter.
In the Fourth Quarter:
Smith, Herald, Murray, and Addison Terry all scored for Owsley County. For the Lady Tigers, Emily Pelfrey made a 3-pointer and Tincher scored as well. The final score was 64-24 in favor of Owsley County.
With the victory, the Lady Owls will host Breathitt County on Saturday, Jan. 9.
|Score by Quarters||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Total|
OWSLEY COUNTY – Kenzie Herald 18, Carly Smith 18, Lexie Lynch 17, Amelia Murray 9, Addison Terry 2.
JACKSON CITY – BreAnna Tincher 13, Riley Turner 8, Emily Pelfrey 3.