EMORY β Macie Arrington finished with a game-high 17 points to lead Alba-Golden past Cooper, 39-24, in a Class 2A girls area basketball playoff Friday night at Rains High School.
The Lady Bears outscored Cooper 25-12 in the middle to take command and advance to the regional quarterfinals against the winner between Dallas Life Oak Cliff and Clarksville.
Alba-Goldenβs Corlie Lennon contributed 10 points.
Class 2A Area Playoff
At Rains HS
Alba-Golden 39, Cooper 24
Alba-Golden1013124 β 39
Cooper8754 β 24
ALBA-GOLDEN β Co. Lennon, 2; J. Barnhart, 2; C. Carter, 6; K. Bizzell, 2; Ca. Lennon, 10; M. Arrington, 17.
COOPER β C. Spaight, 11; T. Anderson, 9; M. Loftus, 2; M. Harmon, 2.
THREE POINT GOALS β AG: Arrington (2). C: Anderson.
RECORDS β Alba-Golden 27-7.
NEXT UP β A-G vs. Dallas Life Oak Cliff, regional quarterfinals.