Friday, December 30, 2011
Lincoln girls take down DISD Tournament title
By Travis L. Brown
DALLAS -- ESPNHS girls Fab 50 No. 39 Dallas Lincoln held off district rival Dallas Skyline 66-60 on Thursday to claim the gold medal in the DISD/Coca-Cola Tournament.
Junior guard Breanna Hayeden led the Tigers with 19 points, followed by Alisha Washington with 15 and tournament MVP Kelsey Criner with 14.
Skyline guard Jen Von'Ta Hill tallied a game-high 22 points in the losing effort.
Girls third-place game: Little Rock Parkview 51, Denton Guyer 36.
Parkview all-tournament selection Erin Peoples netted a team-high 10 points to claim the third place trophy for the state of Arkansas.
She tied Guyer's all-tournament selection Jasmine Leday for the game-high in scoring.
A 21-7 third quarter was enough to push Parkview to a lead it wouldn't relinquish.
Boys consolation championship: West Mesquite 77, Plano East 73.
West Mesquite's one-two punch of Anthony Walker and all-tournament selection Braylon Rayson took down Plano East with point totals of 24 and 23, respectively.
Plano East guard Marcus Mathieu led the Panther's scoring with 22 points.