Lady Yellow Jackets 🏀 took sole possession of the Region 6-6A standings after last night’s 70-66 win over the Kell Lady Longhorns. Both teams entered the game with perfect region records at 5-0 and both teams ranked in the state Top 10 for 6A.
After holding leads a the end of the 1st quarter and half, the Lady Yellow Jackets trailed 55-50 after the third quarter. The story of the fourth quarter was fouls and turnovers but the Lady Yellow Jackets pressed on taking advantage of Kell turnovers and secured their 70-66 lead.
Leading the way for the Yellow Jackets was #4 Flau’Jae Johnson with 22 points followed by Janelle McDaniel with 13 points, and Anna Vereen with 11 points.
The Lady Yellow Jackets return to action on Tuesday January 12th as they travel to South Cobb for Region 6-6A play with the Lady Eagles.