Smith's buzzer beater gives Junior Lady Wildcats victory

Friday, February 5, 2016

Tay Smith hit a base line jumper right before the buzzer for Trumann to send the Junior Lady Wildcats to a 34-33 win over Cave City this past Thursday night in junior high girls' basketball action.

Trumann's Tay Smith scores a basket for the Junior Lady Wildcats in their win over Cave City last Thursday at Wildcat Gym. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Caroline Morgan gave Trumann an early 3-0 with a three-pointer from the left corner only to see Cave City score the next six points to go up 6-3. Morgan hit two of three free throws after being fouled attempting a three-pointer and Smith scored back to back baskets to give the Junior Lady Wildcats a 9-6 lead with 2:04 left in the opening quarter. Cave City got back to back scores taking a 10-9 lead. #11 canned a three-pointer to give the lead back to Trumann at 12-10. Cave City hit one of two free throws late in the quarter to make it 12-11 Junior Lady Wildcats after one.

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