FT.WORTH – Th Tem-Cat basketball team took 3rd Place in the Ft. Worth ISD Cowtown Classic on Saturday with Wilashia Burleson being named to the All-Tournament team.
Temple defeated Nolan Catholic by a score of 66-48 to finish the weekend with a record of 3-1.
After their opening night win on Thursday over South Oak Cliff, the Tem-Cat opened Friday with a 61-57 win over Midlothian. The game was close throughout with the game tied at 27 all at the half. Jhakya Dilworth led the Tem-Cats with 16 points with Coryn Grovey tallying 14, Chadricka Pickett 11 and Breaunna Sigler 9 points.
Temple faced Irving MacArthur in the semifinals and fell by a score of 60-44. Breaunna Sigler led the Tem-Cats with 14 points followed by Jhakaya Dilworth and Coryn Grovey each with 9 and Wilashia Burleson with 8.
Temple (11-3) on the season will open district play next Friday on the road as they travel to Waco to take on University at 6:30.