The Lady Gators found themselves in a tough position after the first quarter of Thursday night’s road game against the Greenwood Eagles, trailing 20-8. At the half, River Bluff knew the road back would be steep as they headed into the locker room down 30-11.
The Lady Gators came out a different team though and outplayed Greenwood, outscoring them 10-4 in the 3rd.
The Eagles settled down and made some shots down the stretch in the 4th, and the Gators struggled to score. At the buzzer, River Bluff came out in the loss column, falling to Greenwood 48-29.
Dori Heldreth led RB scorers with 14. Kennedy Marren added 6. Niya Perry and Reagan Rozier scored 3 each, Halle Berndt had 2 points and Bri Smith picked up 1.
The Lady Gators return to action on Saturday as all teams travel to Camden for 5 games. Varsity girls are set to tip-off at 2:00 pm.