Dec 202012

By Sam Conner
The Lady Bulldogs easily got past the Blue Ridge Lady Yellowjackets 67-22 in Winslow on Dec. 11. The victory improved Winslow’s record to 5-2 for the young season.
The Lady Yellowjackets were no match for the Lady Bulldogs as Winslow sped to a 20-0 lead by the end of the first quarter. The margin was a whopping 46-5 at the intermission and 59-14 after three quarters of play.
Marcella Joe and Laylane Benslow led all scorers with 12 points each for Winslow. Shandiin Armao scored 9 for the Lady Bulldogs and Michaela Bia added 8.
Mavenna Wengert led Blue Ridge with 6 points.
Blue Ridge 0 5 9 8 22
Winslow 20 26 13 8 67
Blue Ridge: Mavenna Wengert 6, Juana Shorty 3, Teanna Young 3, Mackenzie Jordan 5 and Asia Kinney 5.
Winslow: Michaela Bia 8, Katonya Begay 5, Marcella Joe 12, Laylane Benslow 12, Mattea Begaii 6, Jacey Sangster 3, Tannon Tom 5, Halle Hayes 7 and Shandiin Armao 9.
The Lady Bulldogs were slated for a tough test on Tuesday when they were to host the defending state champion Page Lady Sand Devils. After that game they will host the Winslow Winter Classic Tournament Thursday through Sat-urday, Dec. 20-22, which will complete the 2012 portion of their schedule.