Junior Lady Hornets fall in conference play

Friday, January 20, 2017

Harrisburg got off to a terrible start being outscored 15-0 in the opening quarter on their way to a 40-7 loss at the hands of the Westside Junior Lady Warriors this past Monday in Jonesboro.

Harrisburg's Kayleigh Robinson plays tight defense on a Westside player as Kiley Lovell (1) is near to offer help this past Monday. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

The Junior Lady Hornets had trouble handling the press with numerous baskets scored off turnovers for for Westside. Harrisburg found themselves down 9-0 with 2:36 left in the opening quarter as Westside added six more points before the first quarter came to a close.

Westside added five more points in the second quarter before Lessie Dowty got Harrisburg on the board with a baseline jumper to make the score 20-2 with 4:22 left. Kayleigh Robinson hit one of two free throws for Harrisburg just over a minute later to make the score 22-3 Westside only to see the Junior Lady Warriors score the last five points of the quarter to make the score 27-3 Westside at the half.

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