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Schluter drills late 3 as Ponder stays alive in postseason
COPPELL -- On Tuesday night, there was a bout between two heavyweights that needed a knockout punch to end it. Trailing by one point with 17 seconds left, Ponder's Tye Schluter swished a 3-pointer to give Ponder the haymaker it needed to end a back-and-forth fight with a 63-59 victory.
Four area teams atill alive as playoffs continue for girls hoops
Boys basketball: Harris wants state title to go with Ponder records
Basketball: 7 local boys teams in quest for state
On Tuesday night, the District 5-5A champion Ryan Lady Raiders (30-4) take on Birdville at 6:30 p. m. at Keller Central, trying to secure a berth in next weekend’s Class 5A Region I tournament in Snyder.
Baseball/softball roundup: Scott strikes out 11, drives in winner for Lions
PONDER -- After taking a 1-0 lead in the first, Pilot Point allowed Ponder to fight back for a 2-1 win Tuesday night.
Ponder fights off slow start to advance to region final
ROCKWALL -- Ponder assistant coach Jason Fossett said one thing that received resounding applause in the locker room following the Lions' 53-36 win against Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill in a Class 3A Region II semifinal Friday night.
Sunnyvale eliminates Lady Lions
Alexander finished with 27 points while Madison D’Elia added 15, including three 3-pointers. “We wanted to keep [Alexander] under 20 tonight, but unfortunately she made some difficult and contested shots,” Ponder coach Gregory Gay said. “We needed to limit the others from scoring in double digits, which we did for everyone except for [D’Elia]. “We made the mistake of leaving her open three times, and all three times she sunk the 3-pointer. [Alexander] got her points, and that’s...
Girls basketball: Local teams begin playoffs
In other Tuesday night action, the Ryan Lady Raiders and Denton Lady Broncos will be in Keller for a Class 5A doubleheader against Saginaw Chisholm Trail and Saginaw Boswell.