Dec 142012

By Sam Conner
The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Hopi Lady Bruins 66-13 in Polacca Dec. 4. The win was Winslow’s third in as many games and their second over the Lady Bruins.
The Lady Bulldogs left no doubt about the outcome of the contest from the opening moments as they shutout the Lady Bruins and built a commanding 22-0 first quarter lead. Hopi only scored two points in the entire first half and trailed 49-2 at the intermission and 61-11 after three quarters of play.
Shandiin Armao led all scorers with 17 points for the Lady Bulldogs. Marcella Joe was also in double figures for Winslow with 11 points. Natasha Richardson led Hopi with 7.
Winslow 22 27 12 5 66
Hopi 0 2 9 2 13
Winslow: Marcella Joe 11, Mattea Begaii 5, Laylane Benslow 7, Halle Hayes 4, Shandiin Armao 17, Tannon Tom 4, Kaelyn Bitsoi 6, Michaela Bia 2, Katonya Begay 8 and Theresa Thompson 2.
Hopi: Natasha Richardson 7, Kayah Roy 2, Caryn Josewa 3 and Kristina Poley 1.
Winslow was to host the Blue Ridge Lady Yellowjackets on Tuesday, and will host the defending state champion Page Lady Sand Devils on Tuesday, Dec. 18. The 2012 portion of their season will conclude with their Winter Classic Tournament, scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 20-22.