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ROCKY MOUNT — Victory once again eluded the Southern Nash varsity girls basketball team Friday as the Ladybirds dropped a 50-42 decision at former 3-A Big East Conference rival Nash Central.
Southern Nash had possession while trailing by two points late in the game but couldn’t overtake the Lady Bulldogs, now members of the 2-A Eastern Plains Conference.
Southern Nash, which dropped to 0-4, was led by Stacie Winner with 15 points while Lydia Ruffin and Rayna Bailey each had nine points.
Nash Central upped its record to 2-2.
Southern Nash will host Corinth Holders on Tuesday.
Score by quarters:
Southern Nash 4 12 16 10 — 42
Nash Central 6 15 20 9 — 50