Kaia Philen scored 17 points, Salado made 13 3-pointers and the Lady Eagles finished the first half of 27-4A play unbeaten with a 62-37 home rout of Burnet on Friday

Abby Rembert added 15 points for Salado (5-0 27-4A). Reese Preston finished with nine. Amanda Cantu recorded eight assists.

Salado was 10-for-20 beyond the arc in the first half.

BURNET BOYS 64, NO. 23 SALADO 57: At Salado, a week that began with the Eagles debuting in the 4A state rankings ended with consecutive losses.

Shane Roche led Salado with 19 points. Josh Goings added 13.

SOCCER

COPPERAS COVE GIRLS 2, WACO 1: At Bulldawg Stadium, Bianca Dudley and Taylor MacDonald scored in the Lady Dawgs' win.

Cove improved to 3-1 in 12-6A.

WACO BOYS 3, COPPERAS COVE 1: At Waco ISD Stadium, Gabriel Davis scored the lone goal for the Bulldawgs to cap the first-half scoring with Waco leading 2-1.

Cam Ryan assisted on the goal.

GEORGETOWN BOYS 3, SALADO 1: At Georgetown, freshman Andrew Gilmore scored the lone goal for the Eagles in their final tuneup for District 27-4A play.

Sophomore Alex Pierce earned the assist.

The Eagles begin district play Tuesday at Little River-Academy.

PFLUGERVILLE WEISS GIRLS 4, NO. 11 SALADO 2: At Pflugerville, the 5A Lady Wolves scored three goals in the second half to beat Salado.

Salado broke through first on a header from Hannah Reavis, who played a deep ball from McKenzie Miller. The lead didn’t last long as Weiss equalized less than a minute later and the half ended in a 1-1 tie.

Reavis scored again in the second half, assisted by Madison Spradlin.

BURNET 64, SALADO 57

Burnet (64)

Burkhalter 12, Ollison 20, Kiser 21, Roy 0, Denton 1, Tippie 8, Lyle 2.

No. 23 Salado (57)

Jenkins 9, Roche 19, Pittman 6, Scallin 5, Miller 1, Goings 13, Brown 4, Abel 0.

Burnet 9 21 13 21—64

Salado 16 14 10 17—57

3-Point Goals—Burnet 6 (Ollison 3, Kiser 2, Burkhalter), Salado 2 (Jenkins, Pittman). Free Throws—Burnet 14-23, Salado 17-30. Fouled Out—Pittman. Total Fouls—Burnet 17, Salado 19. Technicals—None.

BOYS BASKETBALL

District 12-6A

  • Copperas Cove 61, Waco 55
  • No. 4 Ellison 72, Harker Heights 47
  • Killeen 64, Shoemaker 48
  • Temple 66, Belton 57
  • BYE: Waco Midway

District 18-4A

  • Robinson 53, Gatesville 49
  • Waco Connally 55, Lorena 34
  • Waco La Vega 44, China Spring 43

District 27-4A

  • Burnet 64, No. 23 Salado 57
  • Lampasas 96, Austin Eastside Memorial 17
  • No. 10 Liberty Hill 56, Taylor 49

District 25-3A

  • Manor New Tech 61, Florence 42

GIRLS BASKETBALL

District 12-6A

  • Copperas Cove 53, Waco 40
  • No. 16 Harker Heights 39, No. 23 Ellison 36
  • Temple 42, Belton 32
  • Killeen at Shoemaker, late
  • BYE: Waco Midway

FRIDAY’S AREA GIRLS SCORES

District 18-4A

  • Gatesville 55, Robinson 49

District 27-4A

  • Lampasas 67, Austin Eastside Memorial 5
  • Salado 62, Burnet 37

BOYS SOCCER

  • Gatesville 1, Florence 0
  • Georgetown 3, Salado 1
  • Lampasas 2, Wimberley 0

District 12-6A

  • Belton 1, Temple 1 (Belton wins 3-1 on penalties)
  • Ellison 2, Harker Heights 1
  • Waco 3, Killeen 1

GIRLS

  • Gatesville 6, Florence 0
  • Pflugerville Weiss 4, No. 11 Salado 2

District 12-6A

  • Belton 2, Temple 1
  • Copperas Cove 2, Waco 1
  • Harker Heights 2, Ellison 0

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