The Lady Badgers basketball team has a surprise bump in the road on their way to the post-season playoffs as they seriously lost to the Burnet Lady Dogs 30-56. The Burnet girls jumped out in front in the 1st quarter (7-11), then really outscored Lampasas in the 2nd period to finish the half at 17-31. They came back in the second half to lead almost 2 to 1 all the way to the end.
The big factor for Burnet was 5’9” guard Riley Scott, scoring 25 of their 56 points. For Lampasas the leaders were Qadrey Tolliver with 7 points. Alexis Lewis, Caitlyn Shaughnessy and Alexis Theus all had 6 points, Nola Bishop had 4 and Stacie Olivarez had 1.
The 9th grade lost to Burnet 19-30 and the JV lost 23-59.
The Lady Badgers are still number two in the district, leading Taylor but following Liberty Hill. They are now 4-2 in district.
The Boys Badger Basketball team also lost to Burnet last night , 38-55 in a home game. Burnet is now 2-2 in district and the locals are 1-3. The Badgers found themselves in foul trouble, allowing Burnet at the line, where they gained 28 of their 55 points. The