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112323 trinity basketballLady Indian Emma Alexander looks for a shot surrounded by Trinity players. Lady Tiger Mariah Lewis puts up a fast-break layout. Chanston Holland (No. 10) looks for room for the shot. Photos by Tony Farkas

TCNS staff

The Lady Indians traveled to the Wells Tournament this past weekend, losing two and winning one.

On Thursday, Groveton played Bullard and lost 59-17. Leading scorer was Kiki Smith with 8, followed Laney Peterson with 5 and Marie Gonzalez with 3.

On Friday against Zavalla, the Lady Indians won 43-38. Leading scorers were Smith with 27, Emma Alexander with 9 and Laney Peterson with 4.

On Saturday against Cushing, the team lost 36-19. Leading scorers were Smith and Peterson with 6 apiece, and Stormie Hensley with 5.

On Nov. 14, the Lady Indians downed county rival Trinity 46-18.

Top scorers for Groveton were Smith with 27 points, 7 rebounds and 5 steals; Peterson had 13 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists.


The Lady Tigers won one and lost three during the Shepherd Tournament last week.

Trinity lost to Dayton, Westfork, and Lufkin JV, but downed Goodrich 34-27.

Head Coach Ashley Sustaita said the team played two solid games and two not-so-good games.

Top players include Olivia Mills, Bree Davidson, Yazzmyne Thompson and Mariah Lewis.


During the Lady Bulldogs homecoming against Zavalla on Nov. 11, the girls lost 68-13. Kate Rogers scored 10 points and Taylor Barton scored 3 in the effort.

On Friday against Colmesneil, the Lady Bulldogs posted their first win of the season with a score of 39-24. Kate Rogers scored a career-high 29 points, while Malacie Bolton scored 7 points and Taylor Barton chipped in 3 points.



The Bulldogs lost a close match against Zavalla 68-65 on Nov. 11. Iain Kendrick led the Bulldogs with 27 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 steals; while Brayden Watson had 17 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Wyatt Clede had 7 points, 12 rebounds and 1 assist. 

On Nov. 14, Centerville hosted Richards, losing 71-58. Kendrick had 24 points, 5 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 assist; Brayden Watson had 16 points, 6 rebounds, 9 assists and 3 steals; and Colton Brasuell had 12 points. 

The Bulldogs defeated Colmesneil 60-51 for their first win of the season on Friday.

Down 11 going into the fourth quarter, Centerville put together a 25-point run, 19 from Iain Kendrick, while holding Colmesneil to just 5 points.

Kendrick finished with a career-high 29 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals; Brasuell had 9 points, 17 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals; Watson had 11 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals; Clede had 8 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists. 

Apple Springs

The Eagles fell to Spurger 59-50 on Friday.


The Tigers lost their opening tilt against Grapeland on Friday 63-51.

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