Lady Falcons win second in Mtn. Grove Tourney
The Dora Lady Falcons moved to 14-5 on the year and captured second place in the Mountain Grove Tournament with a win over Houston last week, 52-43.
The Dora JV squad also won second in their tournament.
Dora's varsity team jumped out to a 18-4 lead in the first quarter against Houston and never trailed. Top scorer for Dora was K. Land with 20 points.
Earlier in the tournament, Dora fell to Strafford, 69-58, despite Land's 17-point effort.
The Lady Falcons started the tournament off with a big win over tournament-host Mountain Grove, 63-58.
Dora jumped out to a 20-10 first-quarter lead over the Panthers, and held a slim 32-29 lead at halftime. The two teams were tied at 47 at the end of the third quarter, as Dora outscored the Panthers 16-11 in the fourth to notch the win. Top scorers were S. Collins with 14 and Land with 13.
Dora will travel to Bradleyville on Friday night and will play at Gainesville on Monday.