By Sam Conner
The Lady Bulldogs ended their regular season on Feb. 2 defeating the Show Low Cougars, earning the team a 15-11 record. The Monument Valley girls improved to 10-15. The Lady Bulldogs improved their chances after an upset win over Holbrook and a narrow win over Blue Ridge earlier in the week.
In their 39-35 win over the Show Low Lady Cougars, the Lady Bulldogs trailed 14-9 after the first quarter and 25-23 at the half. The game was still close at 30-28 after three quarters with Show Low still leading. Winslow then outscored the Lady Cougars 11-5 in the final period to claim the victory. Kristen Wagner led the Lady Bulldogs with 12 points and Tatyana Waconda scored nine for the victors. Show Low had two players, Devin Zitar and Brianna Coope, with 10 points each.
On Saturday, the Lady Bulldogs hosted the Monument Valley Mustangs. The Mustangs defeated the Lady Bulldogs 44-27. The results left the team with a 15-11 record. The Monument Valley girls improved to 10-15.
In their 44-27 loss to Monument Valley, the Lady Bulldogs trailed 16-4 after the first quarter and 27-11 at the half. The margin was 35-17 after three quarters. Tayla Nez led the Lady Mustangs with 13 points. Jazlyn Lane scored 12 for the victors. Brianna Little was the only Lady Bulldog in double figures with 11 points.