Lady Bearcats defeat Arizona school; advance to Anaheim championship game

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By John Herndon

The Anderson County Lady Bearcats recorded a 59-45 win over Ironwood Ridge of Tucson, Ariz. Friday to advance to the championship game of the Orange County Clash tournament in Anaheim Cal. Anderson will play Eastlake, Washington in Saturday's final.

Lindsay Fultz led Anderson with 23 points while Courtney Milam added 14. Christy Gemmell had a tremendous game, scoring 10 points, coming up with 6 steals, 4 assists and 4 rebounds.

After getting in deep foul trouble, Anderson was forced to play the third quarter with junior varsity players but they held their own, allowing Ironwood Ridge to cut just 2 points off Anderson's 29-20 halftime lead.

The Lady Bearcats are scheduled to return to Lawrenceburg on Sunday, Dec. 23.