|Lady Cougars Avenge Loss To Harrah|
|02/15/19 - |
HARRAH — Ada girls coach Christie Jennings was a little upset when her Lady Cougars dropped a 48-47 decision to Harrah back on Jan. 29 inside the Cougar Activity Center.
It was redemption time during a Tuesday night road rematch.
Landyn Owens scored a game-high 19 points, and the Lady Cougars steadily pulled away from the Lady Panthers in a 44-33 win.
Ada, ranked No. 12 in Class 5A, improved to 14-8 on the year, while Harrah slipped to 13-10.
“I’m so proud of our kids. Their execution was excellent tonight,” Jennings said. “We faced some adversity with foul trouble, but we kept our heads and stuck to the game plan. It felt really good to win this one, especially at Harrah.”
|Lady Cougars Win On Sr Night|
|02/12/19 - |
Ada High’s basketball teams sent their seniors out with a bang on Senior Night inside the Cougar Activity Center.
The Ada girls got a career-best performance by Shayla Wofford in a 72-49 win over Durant, and the Ada boys kicked their offense into high gear in the second half and shot past the Lions 67-43 Friday night.
“We’ve had the misfortune a couple of times of taking an L on Senior Night, and that’s never fun. It was a good atmosphere tonight, and it was great to get a win,” echoed Ada girls coach Christie Jennings.
Both Ada teams are ranked No. 12 in Class 5A.
|Tough Loss For Lady Cougars|
|02/03/19 - |
The Lady Cougars suffered a tough loss on Tuesday night against Harrah.
Ada had the ball with 9.2 seconds left and a two-point lead, but things unraveled shortly after that in a disappointing 48-47 setback to the Lady Panthers before a stunned crowd inside the Cougar Activity Center.
The Lady Cougars, ranked No. 8 in Class 4A fall to 11-8 on the year. Harrah left town at 10-8.
|Lady Cougars Begin Sweep of Lady Lions|
|01/21/19 - |
Ada 58, Durant 33
The Lady Cougars were hot from the start, outscoring the Lady Lions 21-5 in the first quarter and leading 30-13 at halftime.
Ada won the third period 9-8 and outscored the hosts 19-12 in the fourth quarter.
Coach Christie Jennings’ team, ranked No. 7 in Class 5A, improved to 9-4 on the season, while the Lady Lions dipped to 1-11.
Landy Owens paced the Ada offense with 17 points. Alex Hamilton followed with 11, while Kaley Watkins had a pair of 3-point shots and finished with 10 points. Owens also hit a pair of treys.
Tristyn Hamilton led Durant with seven points.
The Ada teams make the long trip to Broken Bow on Saturday. Tip-off for the girls game is set for 5 p.m., with the boys to follow at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Both Cougar squads will compete in the 2019 Otho “Sweet Pea” Curtis Invitational beginning next Thursday in Newcastle.
|Lady Cougars Fall To Buffs|
|01/14/19 - |
n the girls contest, Ada missed a free throw and a putback in the closing seconds and dropped a 39-38 decision to McAlester.
McAlester, ranked No. 16 in Class 5A, improved to 6-3, while No. 6 Ada fell to an identical 6-3 mark.
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