Lady Hornets drop home finale to Cave City

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Cassie Armstrong signals a play to her team during the Lady Hornets game with Cave City this past Friday in the Hornets' Nest. (DT Photo/Cosmo Cossey)

Harrisburg was outscored 24-17 in the second half by Cave City as the Lady Cavewomen broke an 18-18 tie to take a 42-35 win over the Lady Hornets this past Friday in the Hornets' Nest.

Anna Walker and Cassie Armstrong scored back to back baskets in the paint to give Harrisburg an early 4-0 lead before Cave City hit a jumper to make it 4-2 Lady Hornets. Armstrong hit one of two free throws, Cave City hit a three-pointer before Armstrong canned a three-ball for the Lady Hornets to make it 8-5 Harrisburg with 1:30 left. The Lady Cavewomen converted a conventional three-point play to tie the game at eight only to see Gretchen Morgan drill a three-pointer for Harrisburg to make it 11-8 Lady Hornets at the end of one.

Cave City hit two free throws and went coast to coast for a layup early in the second quarter to take a 12-11 lead as Walker scored inside and Armstrong netted a three-pointer for the Lady Hornets to make it 16-12 Harrisburg with 3:17 left. The Lady Cavewomen hit two free throws and scored a basket inside to tie the game at 16 before Walker scored inside for Harrisburg to make the score 18-16 Lady Hornets. Cave City added a basket late to make it 18-18 at the half.

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