Red River’s Lady Bulldogs are running the table in the playoffs. The boy’s team comes to bat on Friday.
Monday night Red River defeated Doyle High School Lady Tigers 72-51. Doyle got off to a fast start and pulled ahead early, however that was short lived. Doyle played the Lady Bulldogs tight in the first half and Red River was only ahead by 2 points at the half.
When the second half started the Lady Bulldogs worked their magic and began to pull away. Doyle made a couple of comeback attempts however in the end the Lady Bulldogs were victorious 72 to 51. It was their second playoff victory.
The Lady Bulldogs advance to play Oakdale Thursday night at Oakdale. Their record is 29-4 while Red River Girls are 21-9. Oakdale defeated D’Arbonne Woods Charter and Mangham to get to the third round.
Boy’s teams begin their playoffs on Friday night. Red River is ranked 4th in the state in 2A and will host the first playoff game. The Welsh Greyhounds will travel from southwest Louisiana for a game at 6:00 pm Friday night Welsh is seeded 29th in the state.
All Red River basketball playoff games will be streamed live on www.RedRiverParishJournal.com, on www.Facebook.com/RedRiverParishJournal, and will be broadcast on Coushatta’s radio station KRRP 950. Tipoff time Thursday and Friday nights is 6:00 pm.