The Blanco Lady Panthers fell to the Ballinger Bearcats, 41-66, in a playoff game on Tuesday, February 15. The Bi-District clash was played at Lampasas High School. The Lady Cats ran a fast break offense featuring their very quick point guard. Ballinger jumped out to an early lead over Blanco with a halftime score of 17-36.
Justine Cooley ripped the nets for the Panthers with fourteen points. Lindsey Jenkins shot for nine points. Abbey Weaver scored seven, with Micaela Klein adding five. Kayla Martinez made four and Elise Edmondson scored two free throws.
With no seniors, the Lady Panther squad returns their entire varsity line-up. With 7 juniors, 2 sophomores and 1 freshman, the Panthers should be strong playoff contenders for next season.