Girls Varsity Basketball · Lady Wildcats Pounce on Panthers!


On Thursday night at Pelion, the Lady Wildcats scored early and often as they routed the Lady Panthers.  A 34-point halftime lead ended in a 50-point spread as Lexington won their 13th game, 78-28.  Their record now stands at 13-3 and 1-0 in Region play.  Up next are 4 consecutive Region 5 games, all at home, beginning Tuesday when the Cats host Dutch Fork.

The scoring attack was led by Olivia Thompson with 5 two-pointers, 2 three-pointers, and 2 free throws for a total of 18 points.  Thompson’s season total is now 307 and she has scored 1665 in her Wildcat career.  Freshman Alexis Sexton hit 4 from outside the arc for 12 points.

Lexington       30     16     25      7          78
Pelion                4       8       9      7          28

Lexington Scorers
Olivia Thompson:  18
Alexis Sexton:  12
Brooke Foulks:  11
Claire Tarlton:  10
Devonia Monroe:  8
Mallory Nichols:  8
Decaria Monroe:  4
Hannah Kumiyama:  3
Cassidy Bouknight:  2
Anne-Huntley Crouch:  2