VCHS Lady Eagles edge past Hanson Lady Tigers
Vermilion Catholic’s Lady Eagles earned a 40-24 District 7-A opening win over the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers Thursday at the Billy Gene Talbot Gymnasium.
VCHS opened with a 7-2 first quarter lead before before going on a 15-9 run in the second quarter for a 22-11 halftime cushion. Hanson went on an 11-10 third quarter run to narrow VC’s lead to 32-22. The Lady Eagles used an 8-2 flurry in the final period to notch the 40-24 win.
Hanson’s Macie Guillotte led the Lady Tigers in scoring with 11 points. Kim Sonnier and Baylee Young added four points apiece with Stephanie Roig tallied three points and Destiny Landry added two points.
Hanson (4-5, 0-1) will travel to play E. D. White tonight in non-district action beginning at 5 p.m.