Encore Girls Classic Game # 6
At Hartselle Gymnasium:
Red Bay 9 8 8 14 - 39 (0-3)
Tanner 11 17 20 13 - 61 (1-0)
FLASH NOTES: New coaches have taken two traditional 2A powers in North Alabama.
Tanner made its debut under Jordan Paul, a former head coach at West Limestone. Paul replaced the legendary Larry Greene.
Red Bay is under the command of Sonya Marks, who took over for the retired Donnie Roberts.
After a close first period with Tanner up 11-9, the Lady Rattlers took control, leading 28-17 at the half and 48-25 after the third, thanks to a 20-8 run in the period.
Nahriyah Timmons delivered 15 to the first win for Tanner in the coach Paul era with Ikia Mitchell scoring 12.
Red Bay got 11 points from Reagan Kuykendall.
Up next for Tanner: Vs. Hillcrest Tuesday in quarterfinal 6:40 p.m.
Up next for Red Bay: Vs. Cullman in consolation bracket 6:40 p.m. (Auxiliary Gym)