WSN girls go winless in ECT
The W.S. Neal Lady Eagles went winless in the 2013 version of the Escambia County tournament to fall to 1-8 overall. W.S. Neal opened tournament play with a 47-16 loss to the Escambia County Lady Blue Devils on Friday.
In their game Saturday, W.S. Neal lost to T.R. Miller 27-22. In their final game Monday, the Lady Eagles of East Brewton lost 39-37.
Friday: ECHS 47, WSN Lady Eagles 16
The W.S. Neal Lady Eagles had a difficult time with the press defense of Escambia County Friday afternoon as they dropped a 31-point loss to the Lady Blue Devils by a score of 47-16.
Escambia County jumped out to a 7-0 lead early and then used a 10-0 run to build a 20-6 lead after one quarter of play. From there, ECHS took a 26-11 lead at the half after edging out W.S. Neal 6-5 in the second quarter.
In the third quarter, W.S. Neal was held to only one point while Atmore poured in 14 of their own to grab a 40-12 lead heading into the fourth quarter.
In the fourth, Atmore outscored W.S. Neal 7-4 to get the win.
Leading W.S. Neal in the loss was Mariah Davis with seven points. Jasmine Crook followed with four points.
Monday: Flomaton 39, WSN Lady Eagles 37
Leading 37-35 with 53.5 seconds left in the game, the W.S. Neal Lady Eagles let their late lead slip away as Flomaton rallied for a 39-37 win.
W.S. Neal led Flomaton 8-7 after one quarter of play and 17-14 at the half.
In the third quarter, W.S. Neal succumbed to a 10-0 run by Flomaton to see a 23-17 lead with 3:38 left in the quarter turn into a 27-23 deficit with 1:07 left.
Flomaton would go on and lead W.S. Neal 27-26 heading into the fourth quarter.
In the fourth, W.S. Neal was outscored 12-11 to take the defeat by two points.
KeKe Floyd led with 14 points while Mariah Davis had 10 points.
In the 2013 Escambia County basketball tournament, the W.S. Neal Eagle boys went 1-2 and finished in third place. The... read more