Basketball Update by Joe Moon
On Friday, the Bulldogs traveled to Curry and faced
the Yellow Jackets. The Dawgs dominated from the start, and thrashed the
Jackets by the score of 84-54. The leading scorer for the Bulldogs was David
Westbrook with 32 points, including a thunderous slam dunk halfway through
the 3rd quarter.
On Saturday, Dora was back at home to face the 5A Gardendale Rockets, coached
by former Dora coach Bill Griffin. It was great game for both teams. Dora
led at half by 2 points, 36-34. The Rockets then stormed to outscore the
Bulldogs, 22-14 in the 2nd half. Dora lost the game 56-50. They next face
the Walker Vikings on Tuesday night at Songer Gymnasium in Jasper.
Other scores from Saturday night: Dora's 9th-grade lost 36-23, the Jr. Varsity
won 47-43 in OT, and the Lady Dogs lost 45-35.