CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — The Class 5 top-ranked Carl Junction Lady Bulldogs were at home to host the Branson Pirates.

The Lady Bulldogs took a five point lead at halftime and came alive in the second half to defeat the Pirates 71-56. Carl Junction moves to 22-1 overall and 6-0 in the Central Ozark Conference.

The Lady Bulldogs are back at home to take on the Neosho Wildcats Tuesday, February 14 at 6 p.m.