Lady Mustangs carve out 48-43 win
From Staff Reports
Sarah Stripling scored 18 points and Blanca Fonseca added 13
points to pace the Marble Falls Lady Mustangs to a 48-43 victory over Kerrville
Tivy in the home opener at Max Copeland Gym Friday night.
Marble Fallls (3-0) started with some solid defense and held
the Lady Antlers to just three points in the first quarter.
Marble Falls led 20-19 at halftime and built a seven-point
lead heading into the fourth quarter. Marble Falls led 34-27 going into the
Freshmen guard Molly Myrick scored a season-high eight
points. Other with points for the Lady Mustangs were Reann Hall with three,
Teagan Hall two, Haley Stephens two and Aspen Woerner with two points.
Robertson led Tivy with 16 points.
Kerrville Tivy falls to 2-1 on the season.
The Lady Mustangs will host the American Bank of Texas
Tournament Nov. 21-23. Six of the team in the 16-team tournament are ranked in
the state top 10.
District 25-4A rivals Vista Ridge and Leander and Kerrville
Tivy and Plainview are all preseason Top 10 teams in the state. Brock, the
five-time defending state champion in Class 2A, is also in the field along with
Wall, another state-ranked foe.
First round matchups for the tournament are Vista Ridge vs.
Fredericksburg, San Antonio
O’Connor vs. Plfugerville Hendrickson, Marble Falls vs. New Braunfels, Westlake
vs. Wall, Brock vs. San Antonio Warren, Corpus Christi Flour Bluff vs.
Kerrville Tivy, Leander vs. San Angelo Central and Plainview vs. Lake Travis.