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Lady Broncos pull away in OT
5-6 boyd Erica Cantrell
Lady Bronco Erica Cantrell would take a hard foul and score 11 points in Monday nights 23-17 win over the Lady Bulldogs. - photo by Bruce Duke
The Eastside Lady Bulldogs and the Boyd Lady Broncos were locked in a tight game that came down to the wire in the 5-6 grade postseason basketball tournament Monday night.Eastside pushed the game into overtime, but it was all Boyd in the extra period with the Lady Broncos pulling away to win, 23-17.Erica Cantrell was the top scorer for Boyd with a game-high 11 points. For Eastside, Clara Brackley led the way with 10.The Lady Bulldogs clawed and fought their way back after trailing Boyd the entire game. Offense from Cantrell would help Boyd have a five-point lead heading into the final quarter.After multiple trips down the floor with Boyd coming up empty, the frustration started to show on the faces of the Lady Broncos.