Pantherettes Go 17-0 in Victory Over South Grand Prairie

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The Duncanville Pantherettes started 7-5A action against the Lady Warriors of South Grand Prairie and left Warrior Coliseum with a 52-29 victory. However, the Lady Warriors kept the game close well into the second quarter.

The Pantherettes held a 14-10 lead at the end of the first quarter, thanks to the play of Antoina Robinson. Robinson had 2 rebounds, 2 blocks, and 8 points in the first quarter. For the Lady Warriors Jasmine Sasser led the way with 7 points and 4 rebounds.

In the second, the Pantherettes stretched the lead out to 26-16 by the half, but didn’t start pulling away until about 3 minutes into the second period. The Pantherettes took an 18-13 lead with 5 minutes remaining and held SGP to that 13 point total until less than 2 minutes were left in the half.

One troubling moment in the second period, Ariel Atkins left the game with a hand injury and did not return to the game.

The third quarter saw the Pantherettes stretch the lead out to 39-23, and finally closed the game out for the 52-29 victory.

Leading scorers for the Pantherettes were Kiara Perry and Tasia Foman with 12 points each, and Antoina Robinson with 11.

For the Lady Warriors, Jasmine Sasser had 14 points, and Jordan Williams scored 7.

The Pantherettes extended their overall record to 17-0, and are 1-0 in district play and will host Mansfield Timberview this Friday evening at 6pm. The Pantherettes also remained atop the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches 5A poll, followed by Pflugerville, San Antonio Reagan, Plano West and Clear Springs to round out the top five in the state.
Duncanville Pantherettes

Duncanville Pantherettes

Name Fouls Rebounds Steals Blocks Points
Kiara Perry 2 8 3 12
Rosie Davis
Keyana Smith 2
Ariel Atkins 4 1 1 8
Tasia Foman 2 3 4 12
Tamara Washington 2 1 2 3
Destiny Means 1 5 1 2
Antoina Robinson 4 7 1 4 11
Shannon Franklin 1 3 2
Total 12 31 11 6 52

South Grand Prairie Lady Warriors

Name Fouls Rebounds Steals Blocks Points
Kesia Osano 1 2
Jordan Williams 2 1 7
Zhane Templeton 2 3 6
Alexus McDonald
Halla Congress 2 1
Jazmine Thomas
Samanatha Munoz
Marilyn Goss 3 3 2
Vicotoria Price 1 3
Tyrea Ragland 1
Myra Navarro
Jasmine Sasser 11 1 14
Total 8 23 4 2 29