Lindale girls stay unbeaten in district


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Lindale's Makenna Allen (24) shoots over a Corsicana defender during Tuesday's game at Eagle Gymnasium in Lindale. (John Huseth | Tyler Morning Telegraph)

LINDALE — Zhanelle Geathers hit for 20 points and Natasha Malone added 14 as the Lindale Lady Eagles downed the Corsicana Lady Tigers, 60-54, in a District 16-4A girls basketball game on Tuesday.

The Lady Eagles stayed unbeaten in district as the squad improved to 6-0.

In the boys game, Corsicana defeated Lindale 49-40.

Corsicana outscored Lindale 17-10 in the fourth quarter.

Mason Terry finished with 15 points (all from beyond the arc) to lead Lindale, which fell to 9-15 on the season and 0-4 in the district.

Mike Lewis scored 12 points to pace Corsicana, which improved to 21-6 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Boys

Corsicana 49, Lindale 40

Corsicana    14  4  14  17 — 49

Lindale         11   8  11  10 — 40

CORSICANA — Mike Lewis, 12; Danair Martin, 7; Tedrick Wilson, 6; Raphael Watts, 6; Ernest McGhee, 5; Dzifa Mallet, 5; Alonzo Gipson, 4; Anthony Jones, 2; Jamaal Evans, 2.

LINDALE — Mason Terry, 15; Jacob Capo, 8; Court Brown, 6; Kolton Pierce, 4; Garrett Sir Louis, 3; Connor Lind, 2; Brian Boaz, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS — C: Terry (5), Brown (2). C: Watts (2), Wilson, Lewis.

RECORDS — Corsicana 21-6 (2-2); Lindale 9-15 (0-4).

NEXT UP — Nacogdoches at Corsicana, 7:30 p.m. Friday; Lindale at John Tyler, 7:30 p.m. Friday.

 

Girls

Lindale 60, Corsicana 54

Corsicana     12   10  16  16 — 54

Lindale          17  13   14  16 — 60

CORSICANA — Baston, 8; Taylor, 6; Lunsford, 2; Davis, 7; White, 9; Wilson, 18; Melendez, 2; Biltz, 2.

LINDALE — Murphy, 3; H. Malone, 6; N. Malone, 14; Brookins, 5; Doss, 6; Allen, 4; Geathers, 20; Brown, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS — C: Baston, Wilson (3). L: Brookins, Doss.

FRESHMEN SCORE — Lindale 37, Corsicana 3.

JV SCORE — Corsicana 27, Lindale 17.

RECORDS — Corsicana 15-15 (1-5); Lindale 22-4 (6-0).

NEXT UP — Nacogdoches at Corsicana, 6 p.m. Friday; Lindale at John Tyler, 6 p.m. Friday.