#21 Lady Jets hold off Dodge City 58-54

#21 Lady Jets hold off Dodge City 58-54

The NOC Enid Lady Jets outscored Dodge City 8-1 down the stretch to escape with a 59-54 win Saturday at the NOC Enid Mabee Center.

NOC (11-2)  was led by Shelby Black with 18 points while Tanara Combs added 17.  Tonijah Fortune added 10 off the Lady Jet bench.

The Lady Jets trailed Dodge City 53-51 with just over two minutes left when Abby Phibbs made a layup tying the score at 53-53, Combs then scored on a base line jumper and the Lady Jets led 55-53.  After Dodge City cut the lead to 55-54, Shelby Black scored a traditonal 3-point play and NOC Enid led 58-54 with :22.7 remaining.

Combs then added one free throw giving the the Lady Jets the 59-54 win.

Combs added eight rebounds for the Lady Jets while Lauren Wade added six.

NOC Enid is back in conference play Jan. 9 as the Lady Jets are at NEO.

Lady Jets 59, Dodge City 54

                   1     2     3     4--Total

Dodge City  13   14   18    9--  54

Lady Jets    20   10   15   14-- 59

Lady Jets --  S. Black 18, T. Combs 17, T. Fortune 10, M. Hankins 5, L. Wade 5, A. Phibbs 2, T. Parker 2.