The Ware County Lady Gators lost a close game against a very good Fitzgerald team Saturday night in the Swamp 51-40. The Purple Hurricanes raced out to a 22--15 lead to start the game and then extended the lead to 34-22 at the half. The Lady Gators out scored Fitzgerald in the second half 18-17 but could not pull any closer down the stretch.
Shouveir Spaulding led all scorers with 18 points. Justyce Eason and Latreona Holmes each added 7 points and Senior Mataea Boyd added 6. Korianne Yawn added 2 points to round out scoring for the Lady Gators.
The Lady Gators travel to Brantley County on Tuesday to take on the Lady Herons at 6:00 pm.
JV Girls Resuts: Ware 39 Fitzgerald 35
The JV Lady Gators rebounded from their loss last night to Coffee by edging the Purple Hurricanes from Fitgerald 39-35. The Lady Gators roared to a 17-6 first quarter lead and then held off a scrappy Fitgerald team to get the win.
Cornesha Cannady led the Lady Gators with 10 points followed by Zamaria Denton with 8 points. Ronascae Fluker and Madelyn Musgrove added 7 points each while Quashia Barnes and Saniyan Patterson each added 2 points.
The Lady Gators will travel to Nahunta on Tuesday to take on Brantley County at 4:00.
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