The big holiday basketball tournament of the year in northwest Louisiana is the Doc Edwards Invitational. The schedule for the first day, Monday had the Lady Bulldogs vs. Benton at 7:00 pm and the Bulldogs vs. Woodlawn at 8:30 pm.
The Lady Bulldogs fell to Benton 55 to 19.
The Bulldogs squeaked out a 3-point victory 70 to 67. Coach Dadrian Harris called it, “A Good win over a tough Woodlawn team!” Harris said several players set career high marks, “Career highs happened Monday night. D’Evin McDonald scored 38 points and Shaylon Newton scored 19 points.”
Tuesday was Day 2 of the Doc Edwards Invitational the Bulldogs faced Captain Shreve at Airline High School. Tip-off time was 4:00 pm. The 2A Bulldogs were no match for 5A Captain Shreve. Final score was Shreve 51 and Red River 29. Coach Harris said, “Tough loss to Capt. Shreve. We’ll be back at it tomorrow.” Red River plays in the third place game at 4:30 on December 29th.