After a double overtime Lady Wildcat win the first time the two met, the Princeton Lady Bulldogs chewed the Lady Wildcats pretty good in Friday night’s high school basketball action. The Bulldogs got a 61-39 win at Hobbton.
The Lady Wildcats held a 14-6 lead at the end of the first quarter. In the second, the Lady Bulldog got their game together coming back to tie twice at 16 and again at 18. They got one side of a foul shot to go up 1-point. The two teams traded the lead for a good part of the second quarter with the Wildcats taking a 25-22 lead at the half. In the third, the Lady Bulldogs got together and pulled away. They led 42-29 after 3 quarters.
Nina Devone led the Wildcat scoring effort with 18 points. Shay Bell hand 10 and Sabrina Fussell chipped in 4.
The Wildcats host Neuse Charter Tuesday night and travel to James Kenan Friday.