Lady Wildcats beat Gosnell in district opener

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Taelor Gartman scored 21 points in leading Trumann to a 51-42 win in the opening round of the 4A-3 senior high district tournament this past Monday in Gosnell.

Lady Wildcat Hannah Wood shoots a three-pointer over the reach of Gosnell's Lauren Rodgers during Trumann's win in the 4A-3 senior high district tournament this past Monday in Gosnell. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Gartman got Trumann on the board first hitting one of two free throws to make it 1-0. Dani Roach scored inside for Gosnell only to see Trumann get a fast break basket from Starlasia Simmons and two free throws from Kelcie Roland score on the fast break for Trumann to make the score 5-2 Lady Wildcats with 3:50 left in the first. Roach hit two free throws for the Lady Pirates with half a minute left before Lady Wildcat Hannah Wood drilled a three-pointer from the top of key at the buzzer to give Trumann an 8-4 lead at the end of one.

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