The Lady Cats Basketball Team outscored Hugo, Oklahoma 8-2 in overtime to take a 47-41 win on the road Tuesday evening, January 5.
After the Lady Buffaloes hit a pair of free throws in overtime, the Lady Cats made four unanswered baskets to get the win. Nylah Lindley scored the first two baskets and Kenzie Willis and Dalanee Myles both added one.
The Lady Cats got into overtime thanks to a late three point basket by Addisyn Wall. The ball was thrown to her on a fast break and Wall had the presence of mind to step back behind the three point line before hitting the big shot.
Willis led all scorers with 14 points including 2 three-pointers. Wall scored 12 points on 4 three-point baskets. Lindley scored 9 points. Bre’Asia Ivery scored 6 points. Myles had 4 points. Serenity Lewis had 2 points.
With the win, their second in a row, the Lady Cats improve to 8-6 for the season. The Lady Cats are 2-2 in district play and they return to district competition Friday evening at home against Hallsville.