Salado post players Lorena Perez, Katie Law and Kenslee Konarik each recorded double-doubles in the Lady Eagles' 64-56 home win over Jarrell in District 19-4A action Tuesday.
Perez finished with 19 points and 12 rebounds. Konarik finished with 12 points
and 18 boards. Law tallied 12 points and 14 rebounds. Amanda Cantu contributed eight points and four assists.
The Lady Eagles led 38-23 at halftime and held off a late charge by the Lady
Salado travels to Taylor on Friday. The varsity-only matchup tips off at 5:30
NO. 7 GLEN ROSE 56, GATESVILLE 40: At Gatesville, Hazel Hawkins scored 15 points, Jeana Douglas added 14 and the Lady Tigers won in District 6-4A action.
One bad quarter did in Gatesville. The Hornets led 10-8 after the opening period but were outscored 19-4 in the second.
Taylor Coward scored all four of Gatesville's points in the period. Her only points of the game.
Ainsley Warren and Allaiya Jones each had 13 points to lead Gatesville, which was coming off a 67-29 loss at No. 5 Stephenville on Friday.
ELLISON 2, TEMPLE 1: Michael Kelly scored twice and the Ellison boys soccer team began District 12-6 play with a 2-1 home win.
Edwin Vega assisted on one of the goals.
The Eagles host Shoemaker on Friday.
COPPERAS COVE 2, KILLEEN 1: At Copperas Cove, Justin Crook scored the deciding goal off a shot by teammate Gabriel Davis that hit the post.
It was the only goal of the second half.
Davis opened the scoring for Cove, assisted by Crook.
BELTON 9, HARKER HEIGHTS 0: At Belton, Kirsten Bush and Abby Cargile each scored twice in the Lady Tigers' 12-6A-opening win.
Cargile scored twice and had an assist in the first 25 minutes and Belton led
5-0 on the way to a 7-0 halftime lead.
Makenna Morrow, Evie Nix, Sara Navarro, Abby Ponder and freshman Delaney
Bouteller also scored for the defending 12-6A champs.
GLEN ROSE 56, GATESVILLE 40
No. 7 Glen Rose (56)
Hawkins 15, Stephenson 5, Cantwell 11, Mills 4, Ellenburger 0, Douglas 14,
Flippen 7, Davis 0.
Warren 13, Trotter 0, Chacon 2, Jones 13, Smalley 5, Higginbotham 3, Hunt 0, J.Coward 0, Barron 0, T.Coward 4.
Glen Rose 8 19 16 13—56
Gatesville 10 4 11 15—40
3-Point Goals—Glen Rose 7 (Hawkins 5, Cantwell, Mills), Gatesville 6 (Warren 3, Jones, Smalley, Higginbotham). Free throws—Glen Rose 15-24, Gatesville 2-6. Fouled Out—Chacon, Smalley. Total Fouls—Glen Rose 14, Gatesville 21.
TUESDAY’S AREA BASKETBALL
- No. 21 Glen Rose 60, Gatesville 35
- Burnet 58, Lake Belton 38
- Lampasas 60, Waco Live Oak Classical 27
- No. 7 Glen Rose 56, Gatesville 40
- No. 11 Burnet 45, Lake Belton 29
- Salado 63, Jarrell 56
- Lorena 3, Lake Belton 1
- Belton 2, Harker Heights 1
- Copperas Cove 2, Killeen 1
- Ellison 2, Temple 1
- Robinson 1, Lampasas 0
- Belton 9, Harker Heights 0
- Bryan 5, Shoemaker 0
- Temple 5, Ellison 0