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Dodd City Lady Hornets fall to Slidell, top Wolfe City
By Allen Rich
Nov 22, 2023
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The Dodd City Lady Hornets dropped a tough, one-point decision at Slidell on Monday before bouncing back into the win column with a three-point win over Wolfe City on Tuesday.

Against Slidell, Dodd City led 7-2 after the first quarter and 11-4 at the half. That all changed when Slidell came out of the locker room to outscore Dodd City 11-3 in the third period to give Slidell a one-point lead going into the fourth quarter.

Both teams put up seven points in the final frame as Slidell held on for a 22-21 victory.

Dodd City is ranked No. 2 in Class A and No. 22 Slidell will be sliding up in the ratings after the one-point win.

The game with Wolfe City was another seesaw battle. Dodd City built a 13-4 lead in the opening period, but Wolf City went on a 17-7 run in the second period to slip in front, 21-20, at halftime.

Dodd City pulled in front during the third period to take a 33-31 lead as the fourth quarter began. Dodd City outscored Wolfe City, 8-7, down the stretch to earn a 41-38 win.

The Dodd City Lady Hornets are 3-1 going into Thanksgiving break.

 DC stats: 

           Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4  Final
Slidell    2      2      11    7       22
DC        7      4       3     7       21

#5 Addyson Chaney
1 assist; 4 rebounds; 4 steals

#11 Natally Medina
1 assist; 1 rebound; 2 steals

#13 Taegan Williams
3 assists; 3 rebounds; 1 steal

#15 Breezy Jenkins
5 rebounds; 9 steals

#23 Addison Weeks
1 assist; 7 rebounds; 7 steals


         Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4  Final
WC    4     17    10    7       38
DC     13    7     13    8       41

#5 Addyson Chaney
1 assist; 4 steals

#10 Chelsea Glover
1 steal

#11 Natally Medina
2 assists

#13 Taegan Williams
4 rebounds

#15 Breezy Jenkins
3 assists; 1 rebound; 6 steals

#23 Addison Weeks
12 assists; 6 rebounds; 3 steals