Pantherettes Take Down the Lady Tigers 78-19

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Sandra Meadows Classic at Sandra Meadows Arena Tips-Off Dec. 28

In their last game before hosting the 67th Annual Sandra Meadows Classic, the Pantherettes downed the Irving Lady Tigers 78-19. The game got out of hand from the opening tip as Duncanville ran off to a 31-4 lead before the end of the first quarter. The second was not much better for Irving High as Duncanville outscored the Lady Tigers 27-6 to take a 58-10 lead at halftime.

The Pantherettes slowed down the game in the second half and allowed the entire roster playing time in the game. In all, twelve players got in on the scoring as Duncanville outscored Irving 20-9 in the second half to take the 78-19 victory.

Senior forward Zarielle Green led Duncanville scorers with 14 points, followed by Krislyn Marsh with 12 points, Hannah Gusters with 11 points and Kinley Brown with 10 points to round out all double-digit scorers.

For Irving, Courtney Wright led scorers with 9 points, followed by Trenady Smith with 5 points, Constance Averay with 3 points and Nehomi Martinez with 2 points.

Duncanville will play their opening game of the Sandra Meadows Classic at 9 a.m. in the arena on Thursday, Dec. 28.

District 7-6A

Team Season District Point Differential
  W L T W L T
DeSoto 16 0 0 3 0 0 +385
Duncanville 20 1 0 3 0 0 +658
Cedar Hill 14 4 0 2 1 0 +211
Irving MacArthur 14 5 0 2 1 0 +312
South Grand Prairie 12 6 0 0 3 0 +124
Irving 2 13 0 0 2 0 -332
Irving Nimitz 0 5 0 0 2 0 -176
Grand Prairie 0 10 0 0 1 0 -233