The Izard County Lady Cougars opened play at the annual George Kell Classic with a 68-53 victory over the Bay Lady Yellowjackets Jan. 7 at the Swifton High School gymnasium.
Makayla Gross paced Izard County with 19 points, six rebounds, two assists and a pair of steals.
Ashton Simino logged a 16-point, 10-rebound double, double for the Lady Cougars.
Kaydie Campbell had 16 points, four rebounds, eight assists and a steal.
Hannah Doty tallied11 points, seven rebounds and two steals.
Jordan Sherrell had six points, two rebounds and an assist for the Lady Cougars.