In 2nd round Girls Playoff action, Fort Bend Hightower is ranked 9th in Class 5A and draws Number 8 Barbers Hill…
Early on, Hightower’s Destini Lombard drives into the paint, draws the contact, and gets the shot to fall for the 3-point play.
Then it’s Destini on defense, she gets the steal and heads the other way for the easy fast break bucket for the Lady Canes.
Barbers Hill answers by going inside to Kaylee Hornberger, she goes up stong bucket and the foul for Hornberger.
But Hightower’s defense continues to give the Lady Eagles fits, Morgan Strawder with the steal and she goes coast to coast, Lady Canes up 11 at intermission.
In the third, Barbers Hill’s Dalanna Carter (Duh-lanna) goes crashing into the lane, basket and the foul for Carter.
But Hightower answers right back, A’Leah Franklin hits the three and Fort Bend Hightower blows past Barbers Hill, 66-43 is the final. The Lady Hurricanes advance to face the winner of our next game.