The Lady Cubs have made their way into the the top 25 of all 3A teams in the state for the first time in over a decade. Click here for full standings. After losing their opener to 5A Monterey by three points the Lady Cubs have rattled off 5 straight wins including wins over Estacado, Fort Stockton, Coahoma, Lovington and state ranked Wellington.
The Lady Cubs last win came at home against the visiting Lady Cats. The Lady Cubs were hot to start the game scoring 27 points in the first quarter while the Lady Cats could only get 7 points to fall. The Lady Cubs continued to pressure the Lady Cats with an aggressive press and quick passes up the court extending their lead to over 20 points by halftime.
The Lady Cubs kept their foot on the gas pedal and coasted to a 73-35 victory to win their 5th straight.
Every Lady Cub in uniform was able to get at least 1 basket with 4 Lady Cubs in double figures. Gabi fields led the team with 17 points while Debria Blackwell pitched in with 14 followed by the twins Deja 12 and Tia 11.
The Lady Cubs will next be in action this weekend at the Andrews tournament followed their district opener on December 17th at home vs Slaton at 6:30pm.