Multiple Teams · The Lady Eagles Sweep the Holiday Classic


Going into the Walnut Grove Holiday Classic, the Lady Eagles were seated 5th overall in the tournament. The first game the Lady Eagles competed against the Marionville Lady Comets. The Lady Comets were seated twelfth making the Lady Eagles the home team on the score board. The Lady Eagles came out strong defeating the Lady Comets 63-27. Moving the Lady Eagles to the next game.

1st quarter- PC 15, M 5. 2nd quarter- PC 34, M 17. 3rd quarter- PC 52, M 22.

The second round the Lady Eagles took on the Ash Grove Lady Pirates, the 4th seed. The Lady Eagles start out hot taking the lead early in the 1st quarter with a score of 19-8. The second quarter the Lady Eagles kept the lead 37-17 going into half time. Coming into the third quarter the Lady Eagles increased the lead 53-31. The Lady Eagles ended the game 70-43 defeating the Lady Pirates.C0vayaqVIAAblsP

The third round the Lady Eagles faced the number one seed, the Walnut Grove Lady Tigers. The Lady Tigers are ranked 1st in state for class one. Coming into the game the Lady Eagles had no pressure to win because they were the lower seed and expected to go down against the Lady Tigers. At the end of the first quarter the Lady Eagles trailed the Lady Tigers 10-14. The second quarter the Lady Eagles closed the score gap 24-22 going into half time. The third quarter the Lady Eagles took the lead 39-36 and finally finished the game 54-48 beating the Walnut Grove Lady Tigers.

In the championship the Lady Eagles played the number two seed, the Hartville Lady Eagles. The Pierce City Lady Eagles take off the 1st quarter 10-7 starting off the game. In the second quarter the girls kept the lead going into half time 14-24. The Pierce City Lady Eagles knew they had to keep the lead or else Hartville will take advantage and come back. In the third quarter the Lady Eagles held the Hartville Lady Eagles to only 5 points ending the third quarter 35-19. The Lady Eagles pushed through and defeated the Hartville Lady Eagles ending the game with a score of 51-31 taking home the 1st place trophy in the Walnut Grove Holiday Classic.Untitled image

Congratulations to Belle Golubski for making the Walnut Grove Holiday Classic record books scoring 31 points in a game.C0vayamUAAAj78L