Before this week’s bad weather hit, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets had found their groove with three straight wins, including a 75-63 win over Red Bird on Friday and a 62-52 win at Hazard on Saturday.
In Friday’s win, Kailey Owens scored 30 points and grabbed 12 rebounds while Keevi Betts hit five of 11 3-pointers on her way to 28 points. Mallor James added 12 points, Gracie Gent three and Anna Meyers two. Red Bird (3-9) was led by Alyssa Gibson with 27 points, Liberty Taylor added 12 and Alexis Bowling 10.
On Saturday, Gent hit 5-of-8 three-pointers and led the team with 27 points. Owens added 20, Betts 13 and James two. Hazard (4-13) was led by Adrianna Harris with 28 points.
Middlesboro (6-10) was scheduled to visit Harlan on Wednesday and host Pineville on Friday.