OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Jaden Hobbs scored 32 points to help Alva defeat Adair 49-40 in the Class 3A girl’s state final Saturday.
Hobbs made 9 of 19 field goals and 12 of 14 free throws. She also had eight rebounds and three steals for the Goldbugs (28-2). It was Alva’s first state title since 2003 - the other came in 1924. The Goldbugs were the Class 2A runner-up last year.
Kylie Looney scored 15 points for Adair, but she made just 5 of 21 shots. Keni Jo Lippe scored 14 points, on 5-for-17 shooting, for the Lady Warriors (28-2). Adair, whose only previous loss was to Class 6A Norman North, made just 23 percent of its shots.
Adair led 20-18 at halftime and the score was tied at 29 heading into the fourth quarter.
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