Lady Warriors With The Conference Win
Written by Chance Bond on January 31, 2023
The Lady Warrior Basketball team got its first Conference win on Friday with a 45-31 win over rival Thermopolis.
Worland’s defense was outstanding to begin the first half holding the Lady Bobcats to 9 points in the opening 2 periods.
Yahaira Aguayo matched Thermopolis’s output with 9 points of her own in the first half.
The Lady Warriors would lead the first half 20-9.
In the 3rd period, the Lady Bobcats’ offense picked up and doubled their first-half points adding another 9, but the Lady Warriors outpaced their rivals and scored 13 in the 3rd period, ending it with a 33-18 score.
In the final period, the Lady Bobcats outscored the Lady Warriors by 1 point 13 to 12 earning the Lady Warriors their first Conference win of the season.
Yahaira led the team in scoring with a season-high 16 points followed by Sophomore MacKenzie Ray with 8.
Nayellie Aguayo had 6 points including a 3-pointer, Juniors Taylor Simmons had 5 with a 3-pointer, and Manaia Peterson had 4.
Junior Adisyn Rollins had 2, Mady Glanz with 2, and Shae Whitlock with her first Varsity points had 2 for the Lady Warriors.
Listen to the rebroadcast of the win.