Slip by Winston County
The Class 3A Region 12 tournament was in full swing on Thursday night.
First, the Good Hope Raiders faced a tough and tenacious Hanceville Bulldogs'
team. Hanceville lead through 3 quarters, 35-34. Then, the Raiders outscored
Hanceville 16-4 in the fourth quarter to take a 50-39 win.
In the second game, the top-seeded Dora Bulldogs faced the Winston County
Yellow Jackets. It was nip-and-tuck in the first half, with Dora leading
at the half, 33-23. Same was true in second half, but Dora squeaks out
a 64-60 win. The win improves Dora to 18-8 overall and 8-1 in region play.
Also, the win insures Dora into the first of the Class 3A state playoffs.
The Dora Bulldogs will face the second-seeded Good Hope Raiders in the
Region 12 finals on Saturday night at 6 PM.