The Lady Cats’ basketball team outscored Pine Tree handily in each quarter to take a dominating , 70-27 win at Longview Pine Tree Tuesday night. The Lady Cats led 19-5 after one period, 36-11 at halftime and 51-21 after three quarters.
Sadavia Porter and Kaylee Jefferson each scored 18 points. Sheretta Hill scored 15 points, Autumn Tanton had 9 points, Tori Moore had 6 points and Daieyshia Pruitt 4 points. The Lady Cats shot 50% from the floor including 3 of 10 from three-point range. The Lady Cats hit 21 of 34 free throws or 62%. The Lady Cats collected 36 rebounds and Jefferson had a team high 13. Tanton and Hill blocked two shots. Porter had 8 steals. Pruitt led the team with 3 deflections and 5 assists. The team committed only 15 turnovers.
The Lady Cats improved to 9-0 in district play. Their season record is 23-3 and they have won 16 games in a row.
The Lady Cats next play Marshall in Wildcats Gym Friday night. During their first meeting at Marshall on January 3, the Lady Cats clobbered the Lady Mavs 85-12.