Salado outlasted Taylor on Tuesday to pull out a 41-32 victory. Katelyn Seymour wasted no time putting points on the board for Salado, scoring two at the start of the game, but 12 points from Kaia Philen, 9 points from Lexie Lima and 6 points from Amanda Cantu, helped the Lady Eagles locked down their lead in the third quarter.
Salado fell behind early, 16-12 by the half, but avenged their first half with solid second half play. Salado gathered steam late in the game with their defense, scoring a game-high 20 points in the third quarter.
Salado finished the game with 46 rebounds ( 28 offensive / 18 defensive). The Lady Eagles finished their first round in district with a 3-2 start. They will play their next game on Tuesday @ Home against Llano and starting round 2.
JV girls ran a good game and beat Taylor JV 62-15. Emily Stuckly was the leading scorer with 17 points followed by Abby Rembert with 12, Priscilla Torczynski with 8 and Reese Preston with 7. The Lady Eagles ended their first round 4-1.
Freshman girls beat Jarrell 55-11. Meagan Manibusan led the way with 19 points, Jorja Washington had 10, Katie Law and Rylee Corn had 6 a piece and Janiah Del Rio had 5. The Freshman girls are 3-2 in district.