Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

November 18, 2013

No. 6 Lady Panthers lose for first time; wind up third in MG tourney

Bullard girls to host Mabank at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress


Bullard dropped a 39-34 decision to Winnsboro in the semi-finals of the Miller Grove Tournament on Saturday, which was the team's first lost of the year. Lexi Abercrombie led the way with 12 points and Maddy Slater and Lexi Kirgan dumped in nine apiece. The sixth-ranked Lady Panthers rebounded later in the day by tripping up Yantis, 55-33, to bring home the third-place trophy.

Abercrombie (17) and Kirgan (15) were the top scorers for Bullard (7-1), who host Mabank at 6:30 p.m. this evening. Bridgette Taylor chipped in with 13 points for the winners.