Hazard outpaces Powell

Tony McGuire Sports Editor cpsports@gmail.com

February 25, 2014

The Hazard Bulldogs ended their road schedule with the Powell County Pirates. The Bulldogs stayed one step ahead of the Pirates throughout the game, and outpaced them to the 90-73 win.

Hazard took the momentum from the opening tap, and began building a lead. The Bulldogs ended the first period with the 25-17 lead, and went into the intermission with the 52-29 advantage.

Powell County began to tighten things up in the third period, but still went down 69-42 going into the fourth quarter. The Pirates saved the best for last, but could not catch the Bulldogs. Hazard went on to win the game by the final count of 90-73.

Hazard (90) Josh Hollan 13, Griffin Wells 10, Matt Thompson 13, Collier Mobelini 12, Chris Hudson 21, Hunter Hardy 8, Mack Hall 9 and Jalen Ollinger 4.

Powell Co. (73) Cornett 1, Mullins 11, Brooks 4, Ventura 5, McCoy 2, Goodwin 19, Smith 6, Robinson 17 and Rose 6.

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