LITTLE CYPRESS —
LC-M girls 57, Nederland 40
NEDERLAND — The Little Cypress-Mauriceville Lady Bears sealed a playoff berth and captured their 20th win of the season Thursday night by defeating the Nederland Lady Bulldogs 57-40 in District 20-4A action at Bulldog Gym.
The Lady Bears (20-12, 9-3) got off to a slow start but managed to win the first quarter 11-8. The second saw the Lady Bears exert their strong defensive press to force several Nederland turnovers to extend their lead to 40-20 at the half.
Josie Nimitz led the Lady Bears with 12 points while Cassidy Webster had 11 and Sheridan Rogers had 10.
Malayzia Winbush had eight points and 16 rebounds. Tori Thompson collected 12 rebounds while Rogers added eight.