GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs improved to 11-6 overall and 5-2 in the North Division after defeating the Itawamba Community College Lady Indians, 75-62, here tonight.
Holmes travels to Miss. Delta on Monday for a 6 p.m. game. They then hit the road again on Thursday at Northwest for a 5 p.m. contest.
Holmes led 18-10 after one period and 34-23 at halftime. The Lady Bulldogs outscored the Lady Indians, 17-13, in the third before Itawamba outscored Holmes, 26-24, in the fourth, but it wasn't enough as the Lady Bulldogs pulled out the win.
The Lady Bulldogs shot 52.2 percent from the floor, 50 percent from the three-point line and 82.1 percent from the free-throw line.