On Saturday, Lexington salvaged a win in the Carolina Invitational after dropping games to North Forsyth (GA) and Lower Richland. They defeated Largo (MD) High School by a count of 57-49. The Cats improved their season record to 11-3 and will enter Region 5 play next at White Knoll on January the 8th at 6:00 PM. The game will be broadcast live on the Wildcat Sports Net.
After battling illness in the previous 2 games, Olivia Thompson rebounded with 16 points to lead the team. Claire Tarlton and Hannah Kumiyama were again strong on the boards and contributed 12 and 10 points respectively.
Olivia Thompson: 3 two-pointers, 3 three-pointers, 1/2 free throws for 16 points
Claire Tarlton: 3 two-pointers, 2 three-pointers for 12 points
Hannah Kumiyama: 2 two-pointers, 2 three-pointers for 10 points
Brooke Foulks: 2 two-pointers, 3/8 free throws for 7 points
Decaria Monroe: 1 two-pointer, 4/4 free throws for 6 points
Mallory Nichols: 2 two-pointers, 0/2 free throws for 4 points
Devonia Monroe: 2/2 free throws for 2 points