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Lady Falcons win district opener over Columbia

Posted on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 5:41 am

Lincoln County High School’s Amelia Kate Richardson drives in the paint in the Lady Falcons’ road trip win over Columbia.
Staff photo by Paul Henry

Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons are off to a 1-0 start in District 8-AAA action with a 47-29 win over Columbia Friday night. Earlier in the week, the ladies went down in an out-of-conference road trip with Giles County, 45-29.

Against the Lady Lions, the Lady Falcons controlled the game from the opening tipoff, up 16-7 at the end of one and 22-11 at the break. Lincoln County won the second half, 25-18, for the win

Eleven of the ladies got minutes on the floor. Ally Hall led the scoring with 16; Amelia Kate Richardson, 11; Lucy Higgins, 6; Josie Hall, 6; Millie Slayton, 3; LeLe Stubblefield, 3; Riley Treece, 2.

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