Pantherettes Continue 7-6A Roll – Down SGP 73-48

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South Grand Prairie was Duncanville’s final district opponent ranked in the top 25 by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) and the Pantherettes continued their domination by downing the Lady Warriors 73-48.

Consitency has been the hallmark of Duncanville’s game all season. Play tough consistent defense, protect the ball and play consistent offense, wind the ball games in convincing fashion.

Duncanville held SGP in the low double-digits each quarter and outscored them by at least 3 points each time, until the final period. The Pantherette defense wears teams down to the point that Duncanville outscored STP 24-7 in the final period.

Freshman post Hannah Gusters led Duncanville scorers with 16 points, followed by Starr Jacobs with 12 points, Nina Alvarez and Aakilah Caldwell with 10 points each.

For the Lady Warriors, Kayla Wells scored 27 points, with Diamond Wilcot scoring 10 points in the losing effort.

The final game of the regular season has the Pantherettes traveling to DeSoto for a 6 p.m. game against the Lady Eagles. DeSoto comes into the game with a 6-4 district record and curently sitting in the final playoff spot in district 7-6A.

 Boxscore

Duncanville Pantherettes 16 15 18 24 73
South Grand Prairie Lady Warriors 11 13 15 9 48

 Individual Scoring

Duncanville Pantherettes

Number Name Points
00 Zarielle Green 6
10 Nina Alvarez 10
12 Aakilah Caldwell 10
15 Tae Davis 5
20 Aniya Thomas 8
23 Starr Jacobs 12
30 Lamoya Lott
33 Tiera Franklin
40 Hannah Gusters 16
45 Krislyn Marsh
50 Lauryn Bowie 6
Total 73

South Grand Prairie Lady Warriors

1 Jessica Ray 6
2 Whitney Dokes
4 Amber Bacon 4
10 Kamryn Arrington
11 Uchenna Nwoke 1
12 Kayla Wells 27
14 Amyaia Bates
20 Drew Myers
22 Mekayla Wiley
24 Diamond Willcot 10
30 Odera Egbuonu
32 Alexandria Brown
34 Imunique Shelton
40 Camryn Hill
Total 48

Standings – District 7-6A

Team Season District Point Diff
Duncanville 31-2 13-0 +1233
South Grand Prairie 19-12 9-4 +202
Cedar Hill 21-10 8-5 +296
DeSoto 14-7 6-4 +333
Irving MacArthur 16-14 7-6 +153
Irving 8-15 3-8 -320
Irving Nimitz 6-15 2-10 -335
Grand Prairie 1-22 0-11 -998