BULLARD — On Friday night night the Bullard Lady Panthers moved to 25-5 on the year, 5-0 in district, and on Monday morning they moved up one spot, to No. 9, in this week's Texas Association of Basketball Coaches Class 4A poll.
Bullard defeated Kilgore, 29-22, in the Lady Panthers' latest game as the Lady Bulldogs fought back from a nine-point deficit to start the fourth quarter, but could pull off the upset.
Bullard led by just a single point as the two squads went into the dressing rooms at the half.
Junior Lexi Kirgan paced the Lady Panther effort with 11 points and Lauren Zachry added nine.
In junior varsity action Bullard flogged Kilgore, 53-6, with Hailey Chamberlain scoring a team-best 14 points.
Destinee Dixon and Abby Ehrman chipped in 11 apiece.
The second half of district play is scheduled to get under way Tuesday night, with Bullard traveling to Gladewater.
Varsity tip-off is slated for 6:30 p.m.