The Lady Cats’ basketball team dominated Terrell when it really mattered and came away with a 63-46 win at Wildcats Gym Tuesday evening. The Lady Cats led 15-8 after the first quarter, 40-11 at the half and 52-26 after three quarters.
Terrell made a run at the Lady Cats’ second team in the fourth quarter and cut the lead to 12, 55-43 with about a minute and a half left. Lady Cats Coach Brittney Tisdell brought her starters back and they built the lead back up. Coach Tisdell was able to play all ten of her varsity players who were available and eight of them scored points.
Autumn Tanton led the Lady Cats with 19 points. Tanton was effective from the foul line hitting 9 of 13 free throws. Sadavia Porter added 13 points. Danielle Godbolt scored 11 points. Latavia Smith scored 6 points off the bench. Colbria Harrison, Nylah Lindley and Te’Arria Rose all scored 4 points. Kerie Wright had 2 points.
Terrell’s Jerrona Barfield led all scorers with 21 points including 11 in the fourth quarter.
The Lady Cats improved to 3-0 for the season. Next they play two games Thursday in the three-day Winnsboro Hoopfest. The Lady Cats play host Winnsboro at 9:20 a.m. Thursday in the Winnsboro High School Gym and Emory Rains at 2:40 p.m. Thursday in the Winnsboro Middle School Gym.