Junior High girls third in Canton; top Jacksonville
The Lindale Junior High School girls basketball teams earned a third place standing at the Canton Middle School tournament Dec. 7-8 then defeated Jacksonville on Monday, Dec. 10.
In Canton, Lindale featured its 7th and 8th grade A teams.
For the 7th graders, they defeated Mabank’s B team, 52-2, lost to Grace Community, 30-20 and defeated Mabank’s A team, 34-14.
Leading scorer in the tournament was Ryleigh Rand, while Lorin Reue and Kaylee Barfield were leading rebounders. Abby Weedman and Jaymie Minter were leaders in assists and Lauren Sumner and Ryleigh Rand were leaders in steals.
For the 8th graders, they defeated Mabank’s B team, 43-5, lost to Canton, 32-21 and defeated Crandall, 33-27.
Makayla Hall and Michaela Walker were leading scorers for the Lady Eagles in the tournament, while Laci Howell was the leading rebounder, Mallory Welvaert and Alexis Parnell were leaders in assists, Kate Adams was the steals leader and Camden Brown earned the Hustle Award.
Against Jacksonville, the 7th grade B team won, 22-6, with Kim Aubuchon and Brooke Bates leading in rebounds, while Maiyah Sims and Kim Aubuchon was the steals leader. Sims was the assists leader and Aubuchon was the leading scorer.
The 8th grade B team won 13-8 with Kaitlyn Dockery leading in rebounds, Erin Tomlinson leading in steals, Amina Petty leading in assists and Ashton Oglesby was the leading scorer.
The 7th grade A team downed Jacksonville, 23-4, with Savannah Reynolds leading the way in rebounding, while Ryleigh Rand was the steals leader. Abby Weedman was the leader in assists and Savannah Reynolds was the leading scorer.
For the 8th grade A team, it defeated Jacksonville, 31-14. Makayla Hall was the leading rebounder, Alexis Parnell and Makayla Hall led in steals, Kate Adams led in assists and Michaela Walker was the leading scorer.