Story By: Misty Green
The Red Boiling Springs Junior High School Basketball teams hosted Smith County on November 8, 2010.
In the Girl’s game… The Lady Bulldogs came out strong in the opening round and denied the Owlettes the opportunity to score, while taking advantage of their scoring situations. Lady Bulldogs McKinzie Hix, Kristen Stacey, and Alexis Ouellette marked the board with eight points to lead 8-0.
In the second quarter, Red Boiling Springs did not let up on their game, out-scoring Smith County 14-6 by the halftime buzzer.
The final third period score held Smith County trailing 22-10, and by the final round, Red Boiling Springs had claimed the win with a final score of 29-17.
Kristen Stacey led the Lady Bulldogs to victory with 12 points, followed by McKinzie Hix with 8, Kaitlyn McCarter with 5, and Alexis Ouellette and Emily Gregory with two points each.
In the Boy’s game… The contest between the Red Boiling Springs Bulldogs and the Smith County Owls seemed close throughout the opening round, with RBS leading by a slim 9-8 advantage.
However in the second period, the Bulldog loosened their lead to 20-12 before the halftime break.
The Owls scurried to keep up in the third quarter, but were still left trailing 30-15.
Smith County stepped up their game in the final period, fouling out Bulldog Dallas Greanead and Zane Roberts.
The Owls were lacking ten points midway through the quarter, however the Bulldogs were able to hold on for a 36-25 win.
Alex Mullinix led the Bulldogs to victory with 27 points, followed by Dallas Greanead with 4, Zane Roberts with 3, and Tyler Carlisle with 2 points.