Floyd County High School’s Lady Buffaloes varsity basketball team survived a late-game surge by Daniel Boone of Tennessee to capture the Doc Maples Holiday Hoop Classic in Bristol 57-56 Saturday night in Bristol.
Ragan Wiseman led the Lady Buffs scoring for the second night in a row, dropping in 19 points and coming up with 12 recounds. Carley Lytton added 10 point.
Boone played tough, ending the first quarter tied at 13 and railing by three at the half but Floyd County opened up the game in the third quarter by outscoring the Tennessee team 16-9. Boone outscored Floyd 22-13 in the fourth quarter but fell one point short.
Wiseman garnered the tournament aware as Most Valuable Playe. Lytton and Hannah Belshan were named to the all-tournament team.
The Lady Buffs bring a 7-0 record back home and meet Salem at the FCHS gym on Dec. 30.