Lady Patriots fall to Aberdeen in OT
The Marshall Academy Lady Patriots were put in the David versus Goliath position at the South Pontotoc Lady Cougar Christmas Classic.
The Class AA private school from Holly Springs was pitted against a pair of larger public schools, Class 6A Columbus and Class 3A Aberdeen.
On day one of the Christmas Classic, Dec. 18, the Lady Pats lost 51-14 to the Lady Falcons from Lowndes County.
Marshall was held scoreless in the first quarter, falling behind 16-0. They trailed 29-6 at the half and 40-10 after three quarters.
Julia Nicholson had eight points for MA.