The Godley Lady Cats remained perfect in District 10-2A play after a 51-28 win over Rio Vista on Friday night.
The Lady Cats outscored the Lady Eagles 19-2 in the second quarter to build a 31-11 lead at halftime.
Godley took relatively good care of the basketball as the Lady Cats committed only eight turnovers compared to 23 for Rio Vista.
Maelan Brown led Godley with 14 points and 11 rebounds, including eight offensively. Stacy Huckaby scored 12 points for Godley while Lyndsie James added eight points, five rebounds and three assists. Leanna James scored four points, had three rebounds and four steals.
The Lady Cats are now 6-0 in district play.
The Burleson Lady Elks defeated Waco University in Waco on Friday night, 59-33.
Burleson held leads of 17-10 after the first quarter and 35-16 at halftime as they outscored University in all four quarters.
Ashley Graham’s 23 points led Burleson while Mackenzie Hailey added 16 points and Morgan Landers added eight points.
Burleson moved to 5-2 in District 8-4A play.
The Centennial Lady Spartans defeated Everman, 48-37, and improved to 2-5 in District 8-4A play.
Cassidy Barbare led Centennial with 16 points and Brooklyn Garcia scored 14 points. Madison Thompson added seven points and Meagan Benson chipped in with six points.
The Burleson Elks are still searching for their first District 8-4A win after a 49-32 loss to Waco University on Friday night.
The Elks entered the fourth quarter trailing 42-18 before they outscored the Trojans 14-7 in the final quarter.
Adrian Rodriguez led Burleson with 13 points and Vincent Spradley added five points.
Centennial fell to 2-3 in District 8-4A after a 55-44 loss in Everman.
The second and third quarters doomed the Spartans, as the Bulldogs outscored Centennial 29-12 in that span.
Curtis Amos led the Spartans with a game-high 16 points while Doug Hopkins added seven points.
Tyrell Dockery scored 14 points to lead four Bulldogs who scored in double figures.
The Godley Wildcats recorded a 65-54 win over the Rio Vista Eagles on Friday night.
Devin Bolden’s 23 points led the Wildcats past the Eagles and Ryan Jimison’s 21 points.
Mark Smith scored 13 points for Godley while Drew Benge added 11 points and Trace Brown scored 10.
Joseph Chavez added 11 points for Rio Vista while James Angeley scored 10 points and Kyle Leonhardt added nine.
Godley, Whitney lead 10-2A all-district teams
The Godley Wildcats and Whitney Wildcats — the top two teams in District 10-2A — received the most representation for all-district voting.
Jackets place 5 on all-district teams
The District 8-4A champion Everman Bulldogs led the way in all-district voting with seven total players selected, including three superlative awards.
The selections in District 8-4A were competitive and deep as the district was one of the top in Class 4A this season, evidenced by Everman, Crowley and Waco all advancing to the regional quarterfinals.
A quick glance at how special the Lady Jackets' run was
The Cleburne Lady Jacket basketball team had a memorable season as they captured the District 8-4A title and knocked off No. 2 Aledo in the playoffs before falling to No. 4 Canyon in the Class 4A regional semifinals.
Based on those facts alone, one could tell how much success the Lady Jackets achieved this year.
But further evidence of how special the 2013-14 season was for Cleburne culminated Saturday at the UIL girls state championship games at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.
Lady Jackets lead all-district voting
The Cleburne Lady Jackets experienced their most successful year since the mid-1990’s, and that success is reflected in the District 8-4A all-district voting.
Lady Jackets' run ends with 55-52 loss to No. 4 Canyon
The Cleburne Lady Jackets saw their playoff run and season come to an end with a 55-52 loss to No. 4 Canyon on Friday in a Class 4A regional semifinal game at The Coliseum.
Cleburne plays No. 4 Canyon in regional semis Friday in Snyder
In October, Cleburne Coach Jamie Calahan said the Lady Jackets’ ultimate goal for the 2013-14 season was to end it with a trip to Austin. Following back-to-back nail-biting wins over Denton Guyer and No. 2 Aledo in the Class 4A area round and regional quarterfinals, respectively, the Lady Jackets are two wins away from punching their ticket to Austin.
Basketball playoff scores from Tuesday
Johnson County basketball playoff scores from Tuesday
Lady Jackets knock off Aledo to earn berth at regional tourney
The Cleburne Lady Jackets knocked off the No. 3-ranked Aledo Lady Bearcats, 52-49, to clinch a berth in the Class 4A regional tournament.
Lady Jackets hold 12-point halftime lead over Aledo
The Cleburne Lady Jackets held a 33-21 lead at halftime over No. 3 Aledo in the Class 4A regional quarterfinals.
Cleburne, No. 3 Aledo to face off in Class 4A regional quarterfinals
The Cleburne Lady Jackets face one of their toughest challenges of the season in the Class 4A regional quarterfinals against the No. 3-ranked team in the state — Aledo.
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