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Girls Junior Varsity Basketball, Girls Varsity Basketball · Dominant! Lady Cats 70, Lady Knights 58

Round 1 of the 5A playoffs is in the books.  The Lady Wildcats dominated at West Florence and came away with a 70-58 win, their 5th consecutive victory.

Lexington held a slim 4 point lead, 28-24 at the half, but outscored their opponents by 11 points in the 3rd to take control.  Sophomore Olivia Thompson led all scorers in the game with 32 points.  She hit on 8 shots from outside the arc.  Sam St. Andrews added 14 for the Cats.

Lexington improves their overall record to 14-11 and will continue their playoff run this Friday at Goose Creek.  The Gators enter the game as the top ranked 5A team in the state with a 23-1 record.  Their lone loss was to Ridge View in December.

Final Score
Lexington          15    13    24    18        70
W. Florence        9    15    13    21        58

Lexington Scorers
Olivia Thompson:  8 three-pointers, 3 two-pointers, 2 of 2 free throws for 32 points
Sam St. Andrews:  4 three-pointers, 2 of 2 free throws for 14 points
Kayla McClary:  3 two-pointers, 3 of 4 free throws for 9 points
Alanna Langford:  4 two-pointers for 8 points
Brooke Foulks:  1 two-pointer, 1 of 2 free throws for 3 points
Kate Hart:  2 of 2 free throws for 2 points
Jill Miller:  1 two-pointer for 2 points