Lady Wildcats power through Western Yell County

HAVANA — The Hector Lady Wildcats picked up a 50-31 road win over the Western Yell County Lady Wolverines on Tuesday.

After an 8-8 tie in the first quarter, Hector pulled ahead 25-14. After the third quarter, the Lady Wildcats were up 39-15.

“The girls came out and really played hard tonight,” Hector head coach Luke McAnulty said. “It was a total team effort on both ends of the court.

I was really proud of their effort in the way the girls battled back from being tied at the end of the first quarter to taking the lead in the second and never trailing from that point on.”

The Lady Wildcats had three in double figures. Alyssa Gililland scored 13 points. Evelyn Riley scored 11 points, and Courtney Barnett scored 10 points. The Lady Wolverines were led by Kenia Gomez with 11 points.