Lady Spartans Win 2 OT Thriller


The Emery High Lady Spartans dominated the second overtime period to come away with a huge Region 15 road victory Thursday at South Sevier.

Trailing by 10 going into the fourth quarter, Emery stormed back as Jeridi Price converted two pressurized free-throws to send the game into overtime. Price led all scorers with 20 points.

A back-and-forth overtime period ended with a Blayr Jeffs buzzer beater from the corner to send the game into a second overtime. Jeffs finished the game with 17 points.

The Lady Spartans went on a 10-4 run to close out the game and climb into second place in Region 15 with a 3-2 record. Emery improved to 4-10 on the season.

Emery next visits region leader Richfield on Thursday.

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