JV Lady Mules vs. Dimmitt (1-30-15)
The JV Lady Mules dominated the Dimmitt Bobbies at Dimmitt Friday night in the opening period. They out scored Dimmitt 14-3 to secure the lead. The Lady Mules cruised to a 35-19 win over the Bobbies.
Brittney Mendoza got the Lady Mule offense cranked with a 3-pointer from the top of the key. Marissa Reyes put back an offensive rebound. Jazmine Garza stole a Dimmitt inbound pass and put the ball up but missed. She followed her shot and put the rebound up and in for two points. She later made another hoop.
Desi Gutierrez made back-to-back buckets. Mendoza chipped in a free throw to end the first quarter with the Lady Mules leading 14-3.
The second period almost seemed dull by comparison with both teams scoring just five points each. Garza stuck back an offensive rebound to start the second period. Paolett Landeros scored from the blocks and Gutierrez dropped in a free throw. The Lady Mules led 19-8 at the half.
Gutierrez kicked off the third quarter with a trey and she later hit from the base line for two points. Mendoza made her second trey and Garza finished a fast break. The Lady Mules had added five points to their margin to lead 29-13 with one quarter left to play.
Gutierrez finished a fast break to start the final period. Mendoza and Garza both added baskets to secure the win.
Gutierrez led the Lady Mules with 12 points. Garza was just behind her with 10 points. Mendoza made nine points that included two treys. Landeros and Reyes chipped in two points each.
The Lady Mules hosted Littlefield Tuesday night and the Friona Squaws are in the New Muleshoe High School Gym Friday night.