Lady Yellowjackets win tournament title

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Bay's Lady Yellowjackets won the Williams Baptist College Tournament this past Friday with a 59-52 win over Pocahontas. This was the first time for Bay to play in this tournament.

The Bay Lady Yellowjackets won the Williams Baptist College Tournament this past Saturday by defeating Pocahontas. This was the first time the Lady 'Jackets had played in this annual tournament. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

The Lady Redskins came out hot early taking a 10-2 lead over Bay in the first four minutes of the game. Whitlee Layne scored Bay's only points during that time. Layne added two free throws to make it 10-4 before Pocahontas scored back to back baskets to push their lead to 14-4. Baylee Bowers connected on two free throws for Bay and Layne hit a jumper in the lane after a Lady Redskins' basket to make the score 16-8 Pocahontas. The Lady Redskins added an inside basket to make the score 18-8 when the first quarter ended.

Bay's Whitlee Layne shoots a short jumper during the championship game of the Williams Baptist College Tournament last Saturday in Walnut Ridge. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Full game article can be found in the December 10 edition of the PCDT on news stands now!

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