Rematch Friday, Lady Cats vs. Hardin Jefferson
In his third year at the helm, Orangefield’s Coach Chris Jost is seeking at least a share of the District Championship for the third season in a row. Lady Cats defeated Hamshire-Fannett Tuesday 36-28. Orangefield took the early lead in the first period of play 11-6. The Lady Longhorns didn’t give it up easily, tied 15-15 at the half, staying close, 24-21 at the end of the third period.
Leading Scorers for Orangefield: Aimee Scales 9; Rebecca Higginbotham 8.
Hamshire-Fannett: Guilhas 12
Other High Stats for Orangefield: Kasidy Hayes – 5 Rebounds; Aimee Scales – 6 Steals.
Orangefield Scoring: Megan Burton – 1; Ashlee Broussard – 1; Rebecca Higginbotham - 8; Ashton Wagner – 6; Marissa Wyatt – 2; Kacey LeBlanc – 3; Kacy Juneau – 6; Aimee Scales – 9.
JV girls defeated Hamshire-Fannett 52-21. Leading the way was Morgan Moss with 16 points and Carley Choate.
Friday, Orangefield Lady Cats took down West Orange-Stark 45 to 34 in the second round of district play.
Leading scorers for the night from Orangefield were: Marissa Wyatt 13; Ashton Wagner 11; Kacey LeBlanc 10.
For West Orange-Stark, topping the board was: Winbush 17; Heard 15.
Other high stats for Orangefield: Kasidy Hayes – 7 Rebounds and 4 Steals.
Scoring for the Lady Cats: Megan Burton – 3; Ashlee Broussard – 2; Rebecca Higginbotham – 4; Ashton Wagner – 11; Marissa Wyatt – 13; Kacey LeBlanc – 10; Kacy Juneau – 2.
Orangefield is now 20-9 overall and 7-1 in district play.
Orangefield’s JV girls team defeated WOS 46-10. Leading the way was Morgan Moss with 14 points.
The Lady Cats will host Hardin Jefferson for a rematch on Friday night for the final home game of the season.