Trailing 18-8 midway through the second, the Lady Trojans started a methodical comeback to knot the score at 31 with 1:30 remaining. However missed opportunities down the stretch hurt the success of the comeback as the Lady Trojans fell 33-32.
The Lady Trojan defense did the work holding Eastern’s leading scorer to 5 point, all of which were in the first quarter. They limited second opportunities, winning the boards by 10. However, 27 turnovers and untimely miscues were ultimately the deciding factor.
Kenadie Fernung – 15 points
Jaide Cassity – 8 points, 4 reb.
Olivia Johnson – 4 points, 4 reb
Brittany Temple – 3 points, 7 reb.
Carinne Henderson – 2pts, 10 reb.
Cassidy Colbert – 8 rebs.
Azia Bowman – 2 assists.
Lady Trojans host Frankfort on Tuesday evening! Trojan Up!