JV Lady Mules vs. Littlefield (12-13-2016)
The JV Lady Mules rattled off a 21-point second period to claim a 31-8 lead over the Littlefield Lady Cats Tuesday night. The Lady Mules held on in the second half to claim a 43-30 victory in the first district game of the season.
Brianna Barron is much like the Energizer Bunny in that she goes, and goes, and keeps on going. Barron stole the ball from a Lady Cat and drove the floor for a layup to give the Lady Mules an early lead. She later sank a 3-pointer.
The Lady Mules led 10-7 at the end of the first period.
Kyndal Miller scored seconds into the second period to kickoff the scoring run. She had added two more hoops before the quarter ended. Barron made two steals in the quarter and drove for layups.
Alyssa Wheeler made a short jumper. Abriana Mendoza sank a 3-pointer plus hit a short jumper. Noa Rojas made a hoop, and Melody Moran scored just before the buzzer sounded. The Lady Mules led 31-13 at the intermission.
The second half was not as productive for the Lady Mules, but they held on for the win.
Barron finished the game with 11 points. Miller dropped in eight points. Natali Elizalde and Mendoza scored five points each. Wheeler made a pair of shots for four points. Moran, Kayla Torres, Citali Vargas, Rojas, and Maddison Price chipped in two points each.
The Lady Mules wrapped up their 2016 season Tuesday night when the Dimmitt Bobbies visited Muleshoe.