Road Warriors

16 February 2016
Tristan Sasse

Lady T-Birds Take Down Nationally Ranked Opponent

Saturday, February 13, the Cloud County Lady Thunderbirds basketball team came storming back and defeated #7 nationally ranked Hutchinson Community College at the Hutchinson Sports Arena. Cloud trailed at half 25-31 but was able to outscore the Blue Dragons 42-26 in the second half and come away with a 67-57 victory. Hutchinson had entered the contest with an overall record of 24-2 record and a streak of 132 straight home victories. Cloud County improved to 18-9 on the season with the victory and 10-6 in conference play. For the Lady Thunderbirds, Erin Alexander led all scorers with 21 points. The Lady Thunderbirds look to continue their winning ways when they travel to Barton to face the cougars on Wednesday, February 17.