Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Waxahachie High School
Mansfield Lake Ridge High School
Indians Notch A Win Against Lake Ridge (Mansfield, TX)
Waxahachie emerged victorious 65-51 against Lake Ridge on Tuesday on the strength of JT Warren, who scored 15 points. Indians locked in the win in the fourth quarter on a three-pointer from Qua Grant.
Waxahachie fell short early, trailing 33-31 by the half, only to come back strong in the final two quarters. With a late in the game surge, Waxahachie sunk 25 points in the final quarter on the strength of a 21-4 run.
Warren found success all over the court for Waxahachie, making 57% (4-for-7) of shots attempted while also sinking 71% (5-for-7) of free throws attempted.
Four other players also added ten or more points for Waxahachie. Grant contributed 14 points, Montre Gipson had 14 points, Larry Wise added 11 points, and Xavier Thompson II racked up 11 points. Gipson was a big defensive contributor as well, racking up four rebounds and six steals.
Waxahachie finished the game with 26 rebounds (13 offensive / 13 defensive), one block and 12 steals.