Nov 282012

By Sam Conner
The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Ganado Lady Hornets 58-30 in their season opener at Winslow Nov. 20.
Winslow built a 19-5 first quarter lead and was never threatened. The lead was a commanding 38-12 at the half and 54-19 after three quarters of play.
Mattea Begaii led all scorers with 14 points for the Lady Bulldogs, followed by Marcella Joe with 13 points. Shandiin Armao was also in double figures for Winslow with 11 points.
Nicole Curley led Ganado with eight points.
Ganado 5 7 7 11 30
Winslow 19 19 16 4 58
Ganado: Raquel Curley 5, Nicole Curley 8, Arianna Chee 6, Chelsea Benwad 5 and Sunny McCabe 6.
Winslow: Marcella Joe 13, Mattea Begaii 14, Laylane Benslow 4, Halle Hayes 6, Shandiin Armao 11, Tannon Tom 2, Kaelyn Bitsoi 2, Jacey Sangster 4 and Theresa Thompson 2.
The team was slated to host the Hopi Lady Bruins on Tuesday, and will travel to Polacca on Tuesday, Dec. 4, for a rematch with the Lady Bruins.