(January 3, 2014) The McLennan Highlassies improved their record to 7-7 on the season with an 89-61 win over the San Jacinto Lady Gators Friday night at The Highlands.
The game was close through the first 10 minutes of play. The Highlassies built a seven-point lead with 12:32 to play in the first half and extended it to 10 with 6:55 to go. McLennan continued to pull away and Kendra Wynn's lay up at the buzzer gave the Highlassies their largest lead of the the half, 45-27.
The second half was much the same. McLennan led by as many as 28 points as they cruised to the victory.
The Highlassies return to action Saturday, facing Paris at 7 p.m. in the closing game of the McLennan Shootout.
In men's action, the McLennan Highlanders fell to the North Lake Blazers 70-64 in Dallas. Stats for the game were not available. The Highlanders will face Richland at 3 p.m. Saturday in Dallas.