Kaysha McCloud and Madisen Honea each had double-doubles to lead the Copperas Cove girls basketball team to a 64-35 rout at Leander on Friday in a season opener.

McCloud had 12 points and 12 rebounds. Honea had 12 points and 10 boards.

Copperas Cove travels to A&M Consolidated on Tuesday.

Former Lampasas star helps UMHB reach ASC title game

For the second straight game, Caitlyn Shaughnessy opened the scoring for the Mary Hardin-Baylor women's soccer team with an unassisted goal in a 2-0 victory.

On Friday, the opponent was UT-Dallas, and the win sent the Cru into Sunday's American Southwest Conference tournament championship game.

Shaughnessy, a former Lampasas star, opened the scoring in the 47th minute. An own goal by the Comets increased the lead to 2-0.

Emmy McMaude earned the win in the goal for UMHB (12-4-2), making five saves.

UMHB will face tournament host Hardin-Simmons on Sunday at 1 p.m. for the ASC title.

FRIDAY'S HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL

  • Bryan Rudder 75, Belton 59
  • Copperas Cove 64, Leander 35
  • Killeen 54, Bastrop 21

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