Cabot zone slows down Lady Hornets, contributes to first loss


CABOT — It ended up a 17-point difference but, with three minutes left in the game, the Bryant Lady Hornets were just trailing the Cabot Lady Panthers 37-30 and had a chance to cut it further with two shots at the free-throw line. But those two shots wouldn’t fall, just as eight others in the final period refused to drop.

The Lady Hornets jumped into a press to try to force some turnovers and get some easy baskets but Cabot proved to be too solid against the pressure to fall into that and ultimately pulled away, winning 49-32.

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