It was lights out for the Lady Devils in Friday’s game against region foe Morgan County. The Lady Devils fail behind early and never could get going only scoring 7 points in the first quarter compared to the Lady Bulldogs 13. The Lady Devils would be down 25-12 heading into halftime. The second half would not be any more promising as turnovers would continue to plague the Lady Devils as they would fall 55-33 in their first region game. Kaycie Oakley led in scoring for the Lady Devils with 8 points.
It looked like the boys would have the same fate as the girls. The Blue Devils would go down early with a 17-11 score at the end of the first. The second quarter would not be much better as the Blue Devils would only manage 7 points and the Bulldogs would extend their lead with a 31-17 score. In the second a half a different Blue Devil team would emerge from the locker room and turn the game into a thriller. The Blue Devils cut Morgan County’s lead to four with a 45-41 score at the end of the third. The fourth quarter would be all Moon brothers as Marc and Jay Jay combined for 17 points to tie the game at 65 all and take the game to overtime. The Blue Devils would finish strong and steal a win from Morgan County in their first region game of the season 76-71. Marc and Jay Jay led in scoring with 21 and 14 points respectively.