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Lady Cats win tournament title

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EDGEWOOD — The Sulphur Springs Lady Cats went 4-0 in Edgewood Tournament taking first place in the event Saturday.
    In the championship game the Lady Cats defeated Lindale, 56-46.

    Sulphur Springs fell behind 14-10 after one period, but came storming back to outscore the Lady Eagles 21-13 in the second frame to jump ahead 33-27 at intermission.
    The Lady Cats fell cold in the third period, managing just  four points. Lindale did not take advantage of the lull, scoring just eight points.
    The fourth quarter started with Sulphur Springs and Lindale deadlocked at 35 each.
    The Lady Cats found their shooting touch and ended the game with a 21-11 scoring run to win by 10 points.
    Desi Debase had 18 points with 14 deflections. Shakoja Debase jumped in 13 with three 3-pointers. Destiny Wade had a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
    Lexi Moore, playing in the place of Kasey Moore, did well in varsity action scoring nine, including seven points from the charity stripe.
    Earlier on Saturday, Sulphur Springs won 52-37 over Edgewood, the host school.
    The Lady Cats went up 20-11 after one period and closed out strong to claim the win, registering 14 steals and 33 team rebounds.
    Desi Debase had 30 and seven steals. Shakoja Debase added 10. Wade scored 9 and pulled down eight boards.
    “We’re playing pretty well, especially on defense,” said Jeff Chapman, Sulphur Springs head girls basketball coach. “We need to get scoring from at least three players on offense. Desi gets her numbers, Destiny had been pretty good about scoring just like Shakoja. Lexi Moore came in and helped out with Kasey Moore out on Saturday.”

Sulphur Springs 52, Edgewood 37
Sulphur Springs  20  8  6  18   -52
Edgewood      11   12   7  7   -37
Sulphur Springs - Lexi Moore 2, Jada Goodson 1, Shakoja Debase 10, Desi Debase 30, Destiny Wade 9.
Sulphur Springs 56, Lindale 46
Sulphur Springs  10  21  4  21  -56
Lindale      14  13  8  11  -46
Sulphur Springs - Daieyshia Pruitt 3, Lexi Moore 9, Jada Goodson 2, Shakoja Debase 13, Desi Debase 18, Destiny Wade 12.
Next up - Sulphur Springs girls at Canton, Tuesday




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