After leading the Glenvar Eagles through the first three-plus quarters of a Three-River District matchup, the Floyd County Lady Buffaloes varsity basketball squad saw their lead dwindle in the fourth quarter until Glenvar led by a single point with seconds to go, but Destiny Harman connected with a foul shot to tie the match and force an overtime period where the Buffs laid down 14 points to 6 of the opponent and came away with a 55-47 win.
Kiley Harman led Buffaloes’ scoring with 19 points, Harman sank 18, including three 3-pointers and the tying foul shot, Mackenzie added 11 with four from Leah Hamin, three by Karlie Nichols, and three by Jaden Nichols.
The win brings the Lady Buffs to a 5-5 overall record and 1-1 in district play.
The Junior Varsity Lady Buffaloes took a lead early on against Glenvar and delivered a 38-10 win. More details on photos in next week’s Floyd Press.