2010-01-21 / Sports

8th Lady Eagles win Tourney

by Mike Organ

The Lexington 8th grade Lady Eagles won their own tourney by defeating neighboring Rockdale and Giddings. The young ladies beat Rockdale 32-19 and nipped Giddings 24-23.

Lexington scored 15 points in a big first quarter to put Rockdale down. Rockdale never recovered and Lexington cruised to victory. Scoring for Lexington were: Schneider 15, Boettcher 4, Beard 2, Bexley 2, Bristow 4, Wrinkle 5.

The Giddings match was a totally different story. The two teams battled to the very end with Lexington taking home the onepoint win. Scoring in the Giddings game for Lexington were: Schneider 8, Boettcher 6, Bexley 2, Bristow 4, Wrinkle 4.

The 7th Grade Lady Eagles did not fare so well. They lost games to the same two teams but not without gaining the admiration of fans from both teams for their desire and hustle. Lexington lost to Rockdale 19-13. Putting points on the board for Lexington were: Madeline Morton 4, Bailey Reynolds 6, and Kasey Smith 3. Game two against Giddings was a low scoring affair with Giddings coming out on top 10-5. Morton and Reynolds scored two points each and Sanders had one for Lexington.

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