Bryce Dowell’s 20 points off the bench helped the Lady Hounds erase an eight-point first quarter deficit and lead Moberly to an 83-70 win over Jefferson in the semifinals of the Region 16 Tournament.

J.B. Connoley with the call on Information Radio KWIX and Moberly outscored Jefferson 21-6 in the second quarter to take the lead for good. Coach Hana Haden…

Kaysie Newson and Shania Liburd each added 11 for Moberly. The Lady Hounds are now 27-4, and will play Three Rivers for the Region 16 Championship for the second straight season Saturday afternoon at 2. The Lady Raiders beat Mineral Area 89-68 in the other semifinal.

Find our postgame interview with Hana Haden below.

Coach Hana Haden: