Girls Varsity Basketball · Lady Tigers Go 2-0 in Prairiland Tourney Play – Game Recaps


The Lady Tigers went 2 – 0 in yesterday’s tournament play at Prairiland High School.

In the first match up, Daingerfield downed the Paris Homeschool Lady Warriors 59 – 50.  The Lady Tigers used a 16-7 run in the 3rd stanza to pull ahead of the Lady Warriors after trailing 29-22 at halftime.

Mikayla Roberson popped the nets for 22 points along with 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 blocks and 7 steals.  Jaclyn Garrett also got into double figures with 18 points along with 3 rebounds, 7 assists, and a steal.

In the win for Lady Tigers:

Joi Akinsuroju – 2 points

Kiara Robinson – 8 points

TreShawnti Howard – 6 points

Malayah Everett – 3 points

Paris Homeschool     11     18     7     14      50

Daingerfield                12    10    16     21     59

In the second game of the day, the Lady Tigers knocked off the Paris Chisum Lady Mustangs 52-47.  The Lady Tigers trailed at halftime 18-17 and but went up by three after the 3rd period, 39-36.   Tenacious defensive play in the 4th quarter by Joi Akinsuroju  limited the Lady Mustangs best offensive threat to only 4 points and the Lady Tigers came out with their second win of the day.

In the win for Daingerfield:

Kiara Robinson – 2 points

TreShawnti Howard – 5 points

Jaclyn Garrett – 19 points, 3 assists

TaQuasia Latchison – 6 points

Mikayla Roberson – 20 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 blocks, 6 steals

Daingerfield     13     4       22     13     52

Paris Chisum     7     11     18     11     47

Daingerfield is 6 – 4 for the season and will continue play at the Prairiland Classic with two games on Saturday, December 1st at 12:00 and 6:00 (opponents yet to be determined).