Lady Lions start district
The Lady Lions opened district with some fiercely fought games against Bangs and Eastland.
The Dublin girls lost 57-41 in their Dec. 17 game against Bangs at home.
“We played with heart and great effort for our first district game,” said Lady Lions Coach Britney Helton. “It was a great improvement for our team. I’m proud of the teamwork we played with.”
Jordyn Ricks led the way with 17 points.
HannahOrtegacontributed 10 points, eight rebounds, four assists and three steals.
Kylie Olvera and Libertie Turner each added five points.
The Lady Lions followed this game with a 74-24 loss when they traveled to Eastland Friday.
The home team came to an early lead after putting up 30 points in the first period to Dublin’s nine.
The Lady Lions will travel to Albany tomorrow for tournament play.