Bishop Carroll Holds Down Liberal
Brock Kappelmann - March 4, 2017 6:09 am
Bishop Carroll led throughout on their way to a state clinching win at the Big House in Liberal Friday night. Carroll, who went 20-5 and took third at state last year beat LHS 40-30. The Lady Redskins had a rough night offensively struggling against Carroll’s press in the first half. Carroll also gained a lot of offensive rebounds in the first half.
Carroll led 10-6 after a quarter and 24-13 at the half. Liberal’s push came in the third quarter when LHS cut the Carroll lead to 28-23 with 1:38 to go in the third. The Lady Eagles led by as many as 13 (36-23) on the way to the win. LHS was 4-4 at the foul line while Carroll was 8-22. BCHS made 7-16 three’s and LHS was 4-15.
Bishop Carroll held Jada Mickens to two points in her final game. Reyna Gonzalez led LHS with eight. LHS finished 17-5 while Bishop Carroll is 18-4 and going to state.