Garden City, KS-Barton County gave Garden City a run for their money but in the end a Shala Dobbins basket secured a 60-58 win. With time running down Dobbins' teammates cleared the floor and Dobbins did what she does best; put the ball in the basket to secure Garden City's 12th win in league.
Dobbins and her teammates celebrated the win that looked to be earned much easier after a 20-7 first quarter score. The Cougars would pull within three at halftime trailing 29-26. Garden City won the third quarter 18-15 and lost the fourth quarter 17-3.
The Cougars were led by Dominique Baker and Kilee Harris with 16 points each. Jalisa Jones finished with 11. The Cougars fall to 4-10 in league and 12-13 overall.
The Busters are in second place in the KJCCC standings and are 18-7 overall. The Busters host Dodge City Community College Wednesday February, 10th. Tipoff is at 5:30pm.