Lady Mules vs. Denver City & Farwell Tourny (12-6 & 8-10-2016)
The Lady Mules got off to a bit of a bumpy start this past week when the Denver City Fillies defeated the Lady Mules 42-29 Tuesday night. But the week got better for the Lady Mules as they thumped the Plains Cowgirls 69-24.
The Texico Lady Wolverines eliminated the Lady Mules from the winners' bracket Friday 42-51. The Lady Mules brought home the Consolation trophy by defeating the Friona Squaws 63-51.
The hoop in the Denver City gym seemed to avoid the Lady Mules shots. Sadie Sudduth paced the Lady Mules with 13 points. Yvonne Diaz finished with six points, and Keely Dunham added four points. Emily Precure and Sydnie Sudduth each made a 3-pointer.
Sy. Sudduth powered the Lady Mules against Plains with 16 points, three rebounds, and four steals. Sa. Sudduth provided 13 points, four assists, one rebound and one steal. Dunham scored seven points, made two assists, pulled down five rebounds, and made one steal.
Diaz added eight points, seven rebounds and made three steals. Brittany Mendoza also scored eight points and made four steals. Reagan Reynolds dropped in six points, Cassidy Cage made four points, grabbed two rebounds, and made one steal. Liliana Barrera also made four points, dragged down three rebounds and made two steals.
Sa. Sudduth made nine-of-ten free throws to lead the Lady Mules with 16 points against Texico. She grabbed four rebounds and made two steals. Diaz finished the night with 10 points, seven rebounds, and three steals. Precure scored seven points and pulled down two rebounds.
Sy. Sudduth made five points, four assists, and four rebounds. Barrera chipped in two points and grabbed three rebounds. Dunham also chipped in two points, two rebounds, and one steal.
Sa. Sudduth exploded with 30 points against Friona. She also grabbed three rebounds and made three steals. Barrera scored 12 points and pulled down three rebounds. Sy. Sudduth finished with eight points, six rebounds, and two steals. Diaz was four-for-four from the free-throw line, pulled in four rebounds, and made two steals.
Precure hit a trey in the opening period. Reynolds chipped in two points, grabbed seven rebounds, and made one steal. Mendoza chipped in two points and made two rebounds. Dunham finished with two points, two rebounds, and one steal.
The Lady Mules opened district action Tuesday in Littlefield against the Lady Cats. The Lady Mules return home Friday, December 16, to host the Idalou Lady Cats.