The Poland Lady Bulldogs were business as usual Thursday night as they beat Struthers 59-39.
In the first half Poland quickly grabbed a ten point lead 14-4 but struggled to push the lead fifth than that. Struthers did a good job staying around and keeping their deficit at eight or ten throughout the first half. Poland put in a few buckets before the break though to make it 31-17 going into the half.
Poland started the third quarter on a 10-0 run and grabbed control of the game. Jackie Grisdale got going as she scored 15 points in the second half to help Poland propel forward. Poland also did a great job on the boards as they had four players with at least 4 rebounds. Morgan Kluchar led that category with 8.
Jackie Grisdale led the way with 24 points 6 rebounds for Poland.
Emma Elia led Struthers with 14.
Poland returns to action Saturday as they travel to Mooney.