Lady Lex Tames Tygers 39-26
Lexington locked down Mansfield Senior defensively in a 39-26 win over the Lady Tygers at Pete Henry Gymnasium to stay in the OCC title chase.
Senior High did their best to limit Lady Lex stud forwards Gabby Stover and Avery Coleman in the first half, holding the duo to just five combined points as Mansfield built an 11-10 edge after the first and led 14-13 at the break.
In the second half Lexington began to impose their will, holding the Lady Tygers to just a dozen points and only 15 over the last three quarters. Coleman would put up a double-double with 12 pts & 12 rebounds while Stover added 8 pts, 11 rebs and 7 assists to help Lady Lex post 13 points in each of the last two quarters including a 9-0 run to end the game.
A bright spot offensively for Mansfield was JayJahnae Feagin who had 15 pts & 10 rebs, Skyy Montgomery added 4 & 5 and Ma'Kaya Marshall had 3 & 5 as the Lady Tygers dip to 3-8.
Lexington improves to 5-5 overall and sits at 4-1 in OCC play.