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February 9, 2014

Royse City beats Greenville; Lone Oak wraps up title

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP

(Continued)

GREENVILLE — Quinlan to battle

North Lamar

  QUINLAN — The District 14-3A champion Quinlan Ford Lady Panthers will take on District 13-3A No. 4 seed North Lamar  at 7  p.m. Tuesday in Sulphur Springs in a bi-district basketball playoff game.

  Ford is ranked 14th by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.

Rains girls

to face Paris

  EMORY — The Rains Lady Wildcats will take on Paris at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Anna in a bi-district playoff.

  Rains was third in District 14-3A, while Paris wound up second in 13-3A.

Sam Rayburn 45,

Celeste (girls) 42

  TRENTON — Sam Rayburn nipped the Celeste Lady Devils 45-42 in a game on Saturday to determine the top two seeds in District 15-A.

  The Lady Rebels reversed a 48-41 loss suffered to Celeste on Tuesday at Sam Rayburn.

  Sarah Myers led Celeste with 12 points and Jalisa Phillips added nine.

  Sam Rayburn earned a first-round playoff bye with its victory.

  Celeste is the second seed and will take on James Bowie, which was third place in District 16-A, at 7 p.m. Tuesday in a bi-district playoff at Prairiland High School.

                         District 15-A girls

Sam Rayburn    11    17    7    10    —45 

Celeste                8    14    6    14    —42

  SR: Mason 15, Spence 14.

  C: Devon Jackson 5, Tiffany Crossland 6, Rachel Myers 6, Sarah Myers 12, Catherine Mackey 4, Jalisa Phillips 9.

  Record: C 16-10.

  Next game: Celeste vs. James Bowie, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Prairiland High School.

 

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