Lady Eagles win again, 58-50
Lindale’s Lady Eagles varsity basketball team ran its record to 11-3 Friday night (Dec. 14) by taking down Canton, 58-50, in Canton.
Next up for Lindale, ranked No. 9 in the state by the Texas Girls Coaches Association, was a trip to Kaufman on Tuesday (Dec. 18) followed by a home game against Hallsville on Friday (Dec. 21).
Against Canton, the Lady Eagles were led by Zhanelle Geathers with 25 points, followed by Paige Murphy with eight, Symonne Brookins with seven, Neeley Doss with 7, Ashley Lacey with four, Hannah Malone with three, Hannah Brown with three and Natasha Malone with one.
The Lady Eagles carved out a 16-13 lead after one period and expanded that margin to 10 at 28-18 by the half. Canton trimmed it to 35-29 by the end of the third period before the Lady Eagles assumed control in the final period.