Lady Warriors Lose Heartbreaker At The Buzzer
Written by Chance Bond on February 17, 2023
On the Playing For Hope “PINK” game, the Lady Warriors hosted Thermopolis on Thursday.
The Lady Warriors came into the game with a 4-13 overall record and 1-4 in the conference.
Thermopolis came into the game 2-15 overall and 0-3 in the conference.
With a win, the Lady Warriors would clinch the 3 seed in the Northwest Quad.
The Lady Warriors finished the first period down by 6 points 12-18.
In the second period, Worland would gain the lead holding the Lady Bobcats to just 3 points and scoring 11 of their own that included a 6-point half from Junior Adisyn Rollins, Yahaira Aguayo, and Nayelli Aguayo.
Worland would take a 2-point halftime lead into the locker room 23-21.
In the 3rd period, the Lady Warriors would maintain the lead that included 3-pointers from Junior Manaia Peterson, Yahaira Aguayo, and Rollins, adding 1 extra to take a 33-29 lead into the final period.
In the final period, the Lady Bobcats would close the lead Worland had held since the 2nd period.
Thermopolis had only 3 players score. Ruth Johnson had 4 points, the other 2 scorers were Freshman Kamryn Farrell with 16.
The other Freshman, Jayssie Owsley scored 24 points including a falling away, bank off the glass, 3-pointer with 2 seconds left on the clock.
The Lady Warriors would lose on a buzzer-beater 43-40.
Worland is 4-14 and 1-5 in the Northwest Quad, the seed the Lady Warriors will have going into Reginols will not be known until the conclusion of the regular season.
Listen to the rebroadcast of the game below.