Girls Freshman Basketball JV Red · JV Red Loses Tough Battle in District Opener

41 Wylie East High School
38 Lovejoy High School
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Wylie East High School vs Lovejoy High School
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The Lady Leopards opened up district play against Wylie East at home Friday afternoon. A close match up the entire game, it stayed within 5 points for the entire 32 minutes of play. Lovejoy came out ready to play and got a quick lead off defensive press. Wylie East answered and the Raiders came within one by the end of the first quarter. The Lady Leopards held on to the lead and were up by one going into halftime. Wylie East took the lead by one after the third quarter, Lovejoy responded and tied the game back up, but could not overcome pressure at the end. Leading scorer for the Lady Leopards was Soli Stubbs with 15 points. Other scorers were Molly Gornell with 9, Kailyn Allen with 5, Isabel Martinez with 4, Hallel Pang with 3, and Salena Jacob with 2. This puts the Lady Leopards at 7-7 overall and 0-1 in district. They travel to Denison next Tuesday for their next match up.