The Lady Bears struggled offensively throughout the night except for Jaidyn Greer who hit for 17 points and lost a tough one in the first round of the Area III Regional on Thursday to Arapaho by a score of 43-37. The first half was tightly fought and C/R led 13-11 with just seconds to play when Shayley Shepherd hit a 3 to give A-B a one point lead at the break. The Lady Bears extended the lead to3 heading into the 4th quarter and with 4 minutes left, led 31-25. Steals by Hayley Whiteneck and Chloe McEntire and assists to Jaidyn cut the lead to 31-30 with just under three minutes to play. The teams then exchanged big buckets on three straight possessions and with 30 seconds the Lady Bears trailed by three. A missed shot and a couple of free throws by A-B gave them the win 43-37. Jaidyn was the only scorer in double figures but Abbie Barton grabbed 7 rebounds and Hayley dished out 6 assists.