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February 5, 2014

Lady Roo defensive scheme successful as WHS tops North Crowley for playoff spot

— Staff Report

The Weatherford varsity Lady Roos ceded the shooting perimeter to North Crowley's guards Tuesday night while collapsing their defense to own the paint and neutralize NC's 6'4" center Danielle Williams. Weatherford head coach Darryn Shearmire's approach worked splendidly and the girls executed proficiently, as the WHS girls captured District 3-5A's final playoff spot with a 25-21 win.

Maddie Dorris provided most of the Lady Roo offense, logging 13 points in the defensive-centric struggle. Kaelin Davis and Vasha Moore added five and three points, respectively.  

NC's Williams was held to six points, while the Lady Panthers managed just four 3-point shots.

 

The Lady Roos finish their regular season with a 8-6 district record and the fourth seed. They will meet Southlake Carroll (14-0 in District 4-5A) in the bi-district bracket at a site and tim to be determined.

 

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