The Travis Science Academy Lady Mustangs hosted Copperas Cove S.C. Lee Junior High on Thursday night in Middle School basketball action. Here are the results from Thursday’s games.
8th Grade A
The 8th Grade A team fell to Cove Lee 27-18. Tamera Copeland led the Lady Mustangs with 9 points followed by three players with 3 points apiece; Oriana Valdez, Kailin bailey and Raven Riley. Travis fell to 4-4 overall on the season
8th Grade B
The 8th Grade B team fell to Cove Lee 20-10 on Thursday night. D’Azane Baker led the Lady Mustangs with 4 points while Mimansha Shrestha, Gabby Soto and Natalie Cruz each had 2 points. Travis fell to 3-5 overall on the season and 2-3 in district.
7th Grade A
The 7th Grade A team overcame an 8 point deficit to start the fourth quarter to defeat Cove Lee 32-30. Nyteria Colbert led the Lady Mustangs with 17 points while Amaya Benekin had 6 points included the the bucket that tied the game with 1:05 left to play and the game winner with 15 seconds remaining in the contest for Travis’ first lead of the game since 2-0 in the first quarter. Travis improved to 7-1 overall and 4-1 in district play.
7th Grade B
The 7th Grade B team fell to Copperas Cove 33-3. Kiera Evelyn had 2 points for the Lady Mustangs.
Travis will travel to Copperas Cove on January 19th to take on Copperas Cove Junior High.