By Carol Spicer
The Lady Cubs struggled coming out of the break at the Hillsboro Tournament over the holiday break. On Monday, Dec. 29, they faced two state-ranked teams, Class 1A’s fifth-ranked Coolidge and Class 2A’s sixth-ranked Wortham. Clifton fell to Coolidge, 65-44, and Wortham, 56-36. On Tuesday, the Lady Cubs lost to Hillsboro 42-31. Clifton played well for three quarters, but only managed two points in the third which led to the loss.