After a very busy ending of 2012 with all the tournaments, the Red Boiling Springs Basketball program started the New Year with a game at home. They hosted the Trousdale County Yellow Jackets on January 4th, 2013.
Scoring Summary in Girls Action vs. Trousdale County Lady Yellow Jackets on January 4th:
First quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 12 Trousdale County 15
Second quarter-RBS Lady Bulldogs 20 Trousdale County 30
Third quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 29 Trousdale County 37
Final Score- RBS Lady Bulldogs 42 Trousdale County 48
The Lady Bulldogs started the new year with an exciting game at home. They hosted the Lady Yellow Jackets of Trousdale County at home. The Lady Bulldogs bench is still missing their point guard Ashyln Murphy. Murphy re-injured her knee a few weeks ago and has been out since. She is expected to return to action shortly. Although the Lady Bulldogs trailed the entire game, they gave the Lady Jackets a panic toward the end of the game. The Lady Bulldogs were down by 8 at the start of the fourth quarter but they made a run to catch up with their opponents. The game was back and forth in the last quarter of play. The Lady Bulldogs gave their all till the final buzzer, losing to the Lady Jackets by six.
Shooting 33.3% from the two point range, the Lady Bulldogs attempted 30 shots, hitting 10. From the three point line, they had 20% accuracy hitting 3 out of 15 shots. Their opponents sent them to the foul line 24 times. Of those 24 times, the Lady Bulldogs were able to convert 13 of them to points for 54.2%. Individual stats for the Lady Bulldogs:
#10 Kelsey Jenkins had 1 steal
#14 Kaitlyn McCarter had 4 rebounds and 7 points
#35 Mayson Burgener had 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal, and 8 points
#40 Katie Hix had 4 rebounds, 2 assists, and 9 points
#45 Hannah Smith had 1 rebound and 4 points
#50 Kalisha Lynch had 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, and was leading scorer with 14 points.