8th Lady Mules vs. Friona 12-1-2014
The eighth grade Lady Mules visited Friona Monday. The Maidens all but shut out the Lady Mules in the second quarter and eked out a 26-25 win over the Lady Mules.
“My girls played their hears out from the first quarter to the last,” said Lady Mule coach Jalissa King. “We just could not get our shots to fall.”
The Lady Mules took an 8-7 lead into the second period. That was when the rim really got stingy and the Maidens open a 14-11 lead by the intermission. The Lady Mules got tied the game at 19-19 with one period left to play. Friona out scored the Lady Mules 5-4 in the final period.
Keely Dunham set the Lady Mule scoring pace with 10 points. Alyssa Wheeler added five points.
The Lady Mules hosted the Tulia Hornets Monday night and will finish up 2014 December 15 when the Shallowater Fillies visit to start the second round of district play.
The eight grade B-Team tied the Friona Maidens Monday 15-15.
“We really worked hard the entire game. If we would have had an overtime, I believe we would have won the game,” said Coach King.
Michelle Reyes led the Lady Mules with five points and Liliana Martinez added four points in the effort.
The Lady Mules hosted the Tulia Hornets Monday and will start the second round of district at home against the Shallowater Fillies December 15.