EAST PALESTINE OH- The East Palestine Lady Bulldogs upped their season record to 4-1 with a win over the visiting Leetonia Bears 59-46.After a knotted up 1st quarter the Bulldogs out-scored the Bears 48-35 in the final three frames.
Senior Joclyn Fristik led the Bulldogs in scoring netting 20 points with her teammates Morgan Rutledge adding 15 points and Payton Sherry dropping in 10 points and also grabbing 12 boards.
Leetonia, who drops to 10-6 were led by the duo of Megan Rosko and Haleigh Brock each scoring 12 points.
Both teams return home to the hardwoods Saturday with Leetonia hosting Maplewood and East Palestine hosting United.
*Contributed by YSN’s Gary Leininger