Scott Adams did not mind getting a bucket of water tossed on him by his Holly Pond Lady Broncos after they won the Class 3A, Area 13 title Saturday night — beating Susan Moore 64-56 in overtime at Felton Easterwood Gymnasium.

Susan Moore’s Kaylie Bullard tied the game at 49-49 with three seconds left in regulation, sending the battle into overtime.

Once they were able to get the lead in the extra period, the Lady Broncos extended it by knocking down some free throws and celebrated winning the area title and also setting a school record for wins in a single season (23), breaking the mark of 22 set by the 1980-81 squad.

“I thought Susan Moore took it to us,” Adams said. “We would get the lead to five points and they kept coming back. We could never stop them. They have a good ball team and return everyone next year.”

The Broncos led 8-6 after one period and took a 19-16 advantage into halftime.

A 5-0 run by Holly Pond at the start of the third gave the Broncos a 24-16 margin, but Susan Moore took the lead with a 17-7 run.

A bucket from Haley Terry tied the game at 33-33 at the end of the third quarter.

Holly Pond led 48-42 in the final minute, but Susan Moore got the tying basket when Bullard hit a 15-foot jumper to tie it at 49.

Chasity Chambers led Holly Pond with 17 points, while Haley Bagwell scored 16 and Cydney Morris tossed in 13.

Kelsey Hawkins and Terry added eight each.

Holly Pond will host Crossville in the Northeast Sub-Regional Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

‰ Jefferson Christian 64, St. Bernard 43: The Saints finished second at the Class 1A, Area 9 tournament despite 15 points and five rebounds from Natalie Kelley.

Brittney Schaefers scored 14 points to go with five rebounds and seven assists, Julia Wimberly tossed in eight points and Kiki Meyer grabbed nine rebounds.

The Saints led 25-18 at halftime but saw four of their five starters foul out in the second half.

St. Bernard travels in subregionals to the winner of Monday’s game between Jacksonville Christian and Ragland.

‰ Priceville 68, Fairview 57: The Aggies fell short in the Class 4A, Area 13 title game thanks to a game-high 27 points and 10 rebounds from Priceville’s Kiela Hamlin.

Jazz Foust paced Fairview with 13 points.

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