Feb 122014

By Sam Conner
The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Lady Lobos 50-35 last Friday night in Snowflake. The win improved Winslow’s record to 20-4 for the season, and clinched first place in the section going into the sectional tournament in Show Low on Tuesday.
Winslow took a 15-7 lead in the first quarter and had a 28-16 lead at the intermission. The lead was a comfortable 43-22 after three quarters and while Snowflake cut into the margin in the final period, the outcome was never in doubt.
Jacey Sangster led all scorers with 16 points for the Bulldogs, followed by Halle Hayes with 11.
Jessica Neff led Snowflake with 12 points.
Winslow 15 13 15 7 50
Snowflake 7 9 6 13 35
Winslow: Marcella Joe 6, Tannon Tom 3, Halle Hayes 11, Kaelyn Bitsoi 2, Stephanie Begody 2, Jacey Sangster 16, Lynnae Mitchell 2 and Shandiin Armao 8.
Snowflake: Jessica Neff 12, Courtney Baldwin 2, Annika Decker 4, Tycee Coplan 7, Kadi Johnson 6 and Marisa Godfrey 3.
The Bulldogs were slated to play the Payson Lady Longhorns in the sectional tournament on Tuesday in Show Low.
The Winslow junior varsity finished a highly successful season with a 45-33 victory over Snowflake to compile a magnificent 17-1 record.