The unbeaten Myers A-team eighth-graders, behind the scoring of Ky’lie Pitts, totally dominated the Lake Dallas Lady Falcons in the opening round of the postseason district tournament Thursday night.
The Lady Titans (9-0) held Lake Dallas scoreless in the first half to build a 17-0 lead en route to a 35-5 triumph to advance to today’s second round.
Pitts led the scoring for Myers with 14 points while Grace Wilson and Kendyl Kohnfelder had four apice.
Harpool eighth-grade ‘A’ 26, Little Elm 21
The Harpool Lady Longhorns used a swarming defensive effort in the fourth quarter to hold Little Elm scoreless and rally for a 26-21 victory.
The Lady Longhorns (8-6) trailed 21-20 heading into the final quarter before outscoring Little Elm 6-0 in the final six minutes for the victory.
Charlotte Pyle led the Harpool scoring with 13 points while Sierra Winder finished with seven and Kate Hanlon had three.
Little Elm eighth-grade ‘A’ 54, McMath 27
The McMath Tigers saw their season come to an end with a 58-31 loss to Little Elm.
The Tigers (2-6) were led by Kyle York with eight points. D’Shaun Howard scored seven points and Josue Jimenez had six for McMath.
McMath seventh-grade ‘A’ 38, Navo 30
The McMath Tigers evened their season record at 4-4 and advanced to the second round of the district tournament with a 38-30 win against the Navo Panthers.
The Tigers’ Nick Edwards led all scorers with 17 points while Landry Kinne added 14 and Marcellus Lockley finished with five.