The Louisiana Bulldogs dropped all three of their EMO Conference contests last week.
One defeat came at the hands of rival Clopton, 50-38.
Louisiana jumped out to a 12-7 first quarter lead and appeared in good position defensively.
The Bulldogs’ defense held the Hawks to just eight more points in the second quarter to maintain a two point halftime lead.
Unfortunately, the Hawks took over the game in the second half, outscoring the Bulldogs 35-21 to pick up the 12-point win.
Tramaine Chatman paced the Bulldogs with 14 points, two steals, one assist, and one rebound.
Mason Washington added 14 points, nine rebounds, three steals, and one assist; Ryan Feldewerth added 10 points, five rebounds, and one assist; Quincy Hutt had one rebound; Ryan Caps tallied five rebounds; and Tyler Pedersen added two steals and one rebound.
In a match-up with Wellsville-Middletown, the Bulldogs jumped out to a 11-8 first quarter lead.
Though they ended up winning the fourth quarter by six points, the Tigers outscored the Bulldogs 24-10 in the second and third quarters. All of this led to a tough 39-34 loss for the Bulldogs.
Feldewerth led Louisiana with 13 points, nine rebounds, and two assists; Washington had 10 points, six rebounds, and two steals; Chatman scored seven points, three rebounds, and two assists; Capps had four points, 11 rebounds, one assist, one steal, and one block; Hutt had one assist; and Pedersen had one rebound.
On Courtwarming Night, the Bulldogs faced a tough Elsberry squad.
The Indians led 26-11 at halftime and cruised in the second half for a 52-27 win.
Chatman finished with 15 points and two rebounds; Feldewerth added five points, four steals, and three rebounds; Angel Ulloa had four points, two assists, and one rebound; Capps scored two points, three rebounds, and two assists; Washington had one point, five rebounds, and one assist; Pedersen had two steals; and Will Sheppard added one rebound.