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Dodd City Lady Hornets fall to Era
By Allen Rich
Dec 31, 2017
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Gainesville -- The Era Lady Hornets, ranked No. 11 in Class 2A, picked up a seven-point win over the Dodd City Lady Hornets, the second-ranked team in Class A, during action at the 2017 NCTC Holiday tournament.

Dodd City trailed 16-10 after the first quarter and Era stretched its lead to 34-21 at the half.

Dodd City battled back in the third quarter to whittle Era's lead down to six points, 44-38, going into the fourth quarter. Era managed to hold on for a 61-54 win.

Dodd City senior Paige Granstaff put on another scoring clinic with 26 points and Abby Weeks also turned in a strong performance against stiff competition with 17 points.

Dani Baccus scored seven, Delaney Pilliod put up three points and Journie Hilliard hit a free throw.

The loss drops Dodd City to 21-1.