Lady Bears Advance to Area Playoff with 75-57 Bi-District win over Lady Tigers

Tenaha Special Events Center on Monday, February 13, 2023 –

(Photo Album)

The Timpson Lady Bears varsity basketball team took a 75-57 Bi-District win over the West Sabine Tigers and they will now advance to the UIL Area Round of the playoffs.

The Lady Bears hit four consecutive 3-point shots to open the contest with a 12-0 point lead. The Lady Bears led 16-6 at the midway point of the first period and they led 22-12 at the end of the first quarter. By halftime Timpson had a 50-27 advantage. The end of the third stanza saw THS leading 65-32, well on their way to gaining the 75-57 points win.

Timpson was led by D’Chelle Garner with 24 points. Natalie Johnson scored 19 and Cele Kruse added 10 points to the Lady Bears scoresheet. West Sabine was led by Isis Diaz with 23 and Makeh Wilson with 13 points.

Timpson has a 27-9 overall record and came into the playoffs as the second seed of District 23 2A. West Sabine came in as the third seed of District 24 2A.