Lady Dawgs drop last regular season game

Posted March 16, 2021 at 11:38 am

The Clinton County Lady Dawgs fell to 12-7 on the year with a loss in its final game of the regular season against Monroe County, 48-43.

The Lady Dawgs started the game in control as Clinton County reached a 13-4 lead by the end of the first, with four points from Braylee Mann, six points from Landree Moons and a three pointer from Sara Turner.

Monroe County came back in the second quarter and outscored the Lady Dawgs 12-6 to trail by only three points at the half, 19-16.

Monroe County took control in the third quarter and scored 14 points compared to Clinton County’s 10.

The Lady Dawgs’ 10 points came from Mann, Cope and Aysha Sutton with a basket each, Moons with one free throw and a three pointer by Tatum Harlan.

Clinton County found itself down by one at the end of three, 30-29.

Moons scored 10 of her 21 points in the fourth quarter along with two field goals by Mann for a total of 14 team points. However, Monroe County put up 18 points in the fourth quarter and was able to hold off the Lady Dawgs for the win, 48-43.

Individual scoring for Clinton County was:

Moons 21

Mann 12

Tuner 3

Harlan 3

Cope 2

Sutton 2

Clinton County was scheduled to take on Metcalfe County in the opening round of the 16th District tournament Wednesday night.