The Lady Kings struggled to get their offense going in the 1st, getting outscored 13-2. At the start of the 2nd Kayhi scored a quick five points, and then help JDHS scoreless until 3:45 left. The defensive effort cut the deficit to 3 at halftime with a score of 20-17. Shots stopped falling in the 4th quarter and the Lady Kings fell 50-35.
Kayhi: Lianne Guevarra, 11; Nadire Zhuta, 9; Dyllan Borer, 5; Ashley Huffine, 3; Paige Boehlert, 2; Emmie Smith, 2; Shaye Skillings, 2.
Juneau-Douglas: Caitlin Pusich, 17; Alyxn Bohulano, 9; Kiana Potter, 6; Jenae Pusich, 6; Sadie Tucker, 4; Skylar Hickok, 4; Rebecca Grube, 2.
The Lady Kings started the 1st quarter better than the previous night, but still down 12-8. They carried a 20-19 lead into halftime. Kayhi’s defense didn’t allow JDHS to score until 1:22 left in the third. JDHS senior Caitlin Pusich hit 2 threes and went 4-6 from the line late in the game to carry JD to a 43-41 victory.
Kayhi: Ashley Huffine, 15; Lianne Guevarra, 14; Emmie Smith, 8; Jenae Rhoads, 2; Nadire Zhuta, 2.
Juneau-Douglas: Caitlin Pusich, 14; Sadie Tuckwood, 12; Alyxn Bohulano, 7; Kiana Potter, 4; Jenae Pusich, 3; Skylar Hickok, 2.