Madisen Jean Honea scored 24 points to lead the Copperas Cove Lady Dawgs to a 53-46 win at Marble Falls on Tuesday.

Honea made four 3-pointers and was 6-for-6 at the foul line. She also tallied six steals and four assists.

Kaysha McCloud added 12 points and five steals before fouling out.

Next up for Cove is the District 12-6A opener Tuesday at Belton.

HARKER HEIGHTS 57, ALLEN 52: Emri Lovell led a balanced scoring attack with 11 points and the Lady Knights held off Allen in Lorena.

Angelique Morgan and Celise Bobbitt each had nine points. Brielle Dorsey scored eight. Ziah Ambrose had seven, and Sierra Brooks scored six.

Heights was 13-of-17 at the foul line while the Lady Eagles finished 9-of-21.

BOYS

HARKER HEIGHTS 52, WACO UNIVERSITY 34: Ryan Chamberlain scored 11 points to lead the Knights to a home victory.

Five other Knights scored six points each.

Heights took command with a 17-6 run during the third quarter.

SALADO 83, THRALL 35: Cade Scallin scored 20 points and the Eagles cruised to a home victory.

Josh Goings made three 3s and added 15 points. Eli Pittman and Austin Abel each scored 11 for the Eagles (2-1).

TUESDAY’S BOYS BASKETBALL

  • Belton 44, Elgin 33
  • No. 7 Ellison 94, Pflugerville Connally 41
  • Gatesville 37, Venus 32
  • Glen Rose 68, Lampasas 40
  • Harker Heights 52, Waco University 34
  • Salado 83, Thrall 35
  • Shoemaker 62, Pflugerville Hendrickson 59

TUESDAY’S GIRLS BASKETBALL

  • 5A-No. 8 Cedar Park 65, Killeen 38
  • Copperas Cove 53, Marble Falls 46
  • Harker Heights 57, Allen 52
  • Lampasas 63, 3A-No. 22 Luling 39
  • 4A-No. 10 Liberty Hill 38, Belton 33
  • San Marcos 34, Shoemaker 21

District 25-3A

  • Florence 50, Johnson City 35

TUESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SUMS

SALADO 83, THRALL 35

Thrall (35)

Allen 4, Vizena 2, Crabb 3, Poling 4, Grisham 0, Sheffield 4, Graham 7, Williams 0, Herrera 4, Ochoa 5, Howell 2.

Salado (83)

Self 5, Jenkins 7, Mescher 3, Pittman 11, Scallin 20, Miller 2, Goings 15, Brown 9, Abel 11.

Thrall 16 15 10 10—35

Salado 17 23 15 28—83

3-Point Goals—Thrall 1 (Crabb), Salado 8 (Goings 3, Jenkins 2, Abel 2, Pittman). Free throws—Thrall 2-8, Salado 11-20. Fouled Out—None. Total Fouls—Thrall 18, Salado 10. Technicals—None.

Records—Thrall 0-2, Salado 2-1.

HARKER HEIGHTS 52, UNIVERSITY 34

Waco University (34)

Harris 6, Booker 10, Montgomery 3, Sandolph 2, Hall 5, Johnson 0, Mitchell 8, J.Jones 0, T.Jones 0.

Harker Heights (52)

Evans 6, Forde 6, Labeach 0, Mayfield 1, Kaderka 6, Taylor 5, Chamberlain 11, Brook 0, Bright 6, Wilson 6, Goodrich 1, Carter 2, Warren 0, Moore 0, Vincent 0, Hernandez 0, Dixon 2, Adams 0.

University 11 8 6 9—34

Harker Heights 9 13 17 13—52

3-Point Goals—University 3 (Booker 2, Montgomery), Harker Heights 5 (Bright 2, Evans, Kaderka, Chamberlain). Free Throws—University 4-11, Harker Heights 9-26. Fouled Out—Montgomery, Mitchell. Total Fouls—University 19, Harker Heights 13. Technicals–Mitchell, Wilson.

TUESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SUMS

COPPERAS COVE 53, MARBLE FALLS 46

Copperas Cove (53)

Honea 22, Wallace 2, McGhee 4, Anderson 4, Knotts 0, Sankey 2, McCloud 12, Barker 2, Chapman 0, Powell 1, Garrett 4.

Marble Falls (46)

Lemon 1, Deeds 6, Torns 6, Ulbricht 17, Rozel 0, Berkman 12, Boland 0, Nail 4.

Copperas Cove 14 10 15 14—53

Marble Falls 11 9 11 15—46

3-Point Goals—Copperas Cove 4 (Honea 4), Marble Falls 5 (Ulbricht 2, Berkman 2, Deeds). Free Throws—Copperas Cove 13-23, Marble Falls 15-30. Fouled Out—McCloud, Garrett, Boland. Total Fouls—Copperas Cove 26, Marble Falls 20. Technicals—None.

HARKER HEIGHTS 57, ALLEN 52

At Lorena

Harker Heights (57)

Cochrane 0, Morgan 9, Cy.Bobbitt 3, Lovell 11, Brooks 6, E.Roberts 1, P.Roberts 3, Ambrose 7, Dorsey 8, Ce.Bobbitt 9.

Allen (52)

Mills 0, Goosby 0, Trigg 13, Cortez 0, Z.Jackson 9, Okusagah 2, Tarpley 8, T.Jackson 16, Johnson 0, Warm 4.

Harker Heights 15 16 11 15—57

Allen 10 17 11 14—52

3-Point Goals—Harker Heights 4 (Cy.Bobbitt, Lovell, Ambrose, Ce.Bobbitt), Allen 9 (T.Jackson 4, Trigg 3, Tarpley 2). Free Throws—Harker Heights 13-17, Allen 9-21. Fouled Out—None. Total Fouls—Harker Heights 20, Allen 15. Technicals—None.

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