Lady Cubs score 50 vs Moran

The Olney Lady Cubs basketball team’s recent games have been eventful, winning the first and losing the second.

The Lady Cubs won their away game against Moran High School on Tuesday, Jan. 2. They scored the most points they have all season and ended the game with a score of 50-18. In the first quarter they scored 18-7, the second was 10-2, the third was 14-5, and the fourth was 8-4.

“The basketball team this year is young and developing. The girls are working hard as they are starting their district play,” said Coach Haily Clark.

A few days later, the Lady Cubs lost their home game against Seymour High School on Friday, Jan. 5. They ended the game with a score of 16-38, but further statistics were not available.

“The strength of the team is defense and holding the opponent from scoring,” Clark said. “The girls are working hard to have less turn-overs and scoring more points in the game. All of the basketball girls are hard working and have improved since the beginning of the season.”