Lady Vols hang early, falter late in loss to Flagstaff

Lee Williams’ Hallie Powell (40) tries to save the ball from going out of bounds during the Lady Vols’ 54-24 loss Tuesday.

Photo by Shawn Byrne.

Lee Williams’ Hallie Powell (40) tries to save the ball from going out of bounds during the Lady Vols’ 54-24 loss Tuesday.

KINGMAN – The Lady Vols basketball team gave Flagstaff a tough go of things through the first half of the 4A Conference Grand Canyon Region game Tuesday at LWHS, but the Eagles outscored Lee Williams 21-2 in the third quarter on the way to a 54-24 win.

Lee Williams (2-2, 0-1) trailed by only two points after the first quarter. Flagstaff (2-0, 2-0) increased it to a 10-point halftime lead, 30-20, before taking complete control in the third.

Chania Scott led the Lady Vols with 11 points and Sadie Snay scored eight. Cassidy Torrey finished with three and Hayle Davis chipped in two.

Lee Williams hosts Tempe (1-2, 4A) in a non-region contest at 7 p.m. Friday.

BOYS SOCCER

Kingman 8, Parker 0

At KHS, it took the Bulldogs only eight minutes to score its first goal and it was avalanche from there as Kingman took down Parker (1-3, 0-1) to open 3A Conference Region 6 action Tuesday, 8-0.

Chandler Baca scored five of the eight goals for Kingman (2-2, 1-0). He had four of them in the first half, and Tristan Hanks added another first-half goal to give the Bulldogs a 5-0 lead at the half.

Brett Bergin and Manny Tadeo added goals in the second half, along with Baca’s fifth. Tadeo, Baca and keeper Britton Ogle each had an assist in the win.

Kingman begins play in the Mohave County Boys Soccer Tournament today at River Valley in Mohave Valley.