• The Bowman Lady Bulldogs are the regular-season and Toe River Conference Tournament champions.
    The Bowman Lady Bulldogs are the regular-season and Toe River Conference Tournament champions.

Champions squared

Bowman Lady Bulldogs win Toe River Conference tournament

CRANBERRY – After a one-point midseason loss to in-county rival Harris, the Bowman Lady Bulldogs just kept on winning. The team went 10-1 and won the Toe River Conference regular-season championship and went on to capture the Toe River Conference Tournament Championship Thursday, Dec. 14, with a 36-27 win over Cane River at Cranberry.

Bowman’s Chandra Jenkins led all scorers with 19 points in the win and Meredith Dellinger added 14.

Jenkins and teammates Annali Silver and Peighton Robison were named All-Conference players and Dellinger, Chloe Carter and Brooke Brewer were named All-Tournament.

The Lady Bulldogs earned a first-round bye and defeated East Yancey to earn a spot in the championship game.

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