The women’s basketball team lost their third district game in Marshall 56-19 on Monday, Dec. 20.
Coach Erica Delley’s squad could not keep up with the high-flying Lady Mavs.
Marshall outscored Sulphur Springs 30-10 in the first half.
With the game and victory on the line, the Lady Cats were only able to put in two baskets in the third quarter.
Marshall took control from there as they led 45-14 heading in to the fourth.
Sulphur Springs fought until the final whistle, as even though the game was already out of reach the Lady Cats were only outscored only by six in the fourth.
The loss drops the women’s basketball team’s season record to 0-17.
With Monday’s loss Sulphur Springs dropped their third straight district contest, now sitting at 0-3 after the first quarter of the district season.
Coach Erica Delley’s squad takes the rest of the week off before taking part in their final tournament next week in Kaufman.
The third and final tourney for Sulphur Springs takes place the Monday and Tuesday following Christmas on Dec. 27-28.