Lady Tigers hold of Ferris, 51-47

The Wills Point Lady Tigers traveled to Ferris Nov. 21, taking on the Yellowjackets in an early non-district contest for both schools. Wills Point took advantage of a fast start in the contest, building up a 19-point halftime lead before holding off a late challenge to take home a 51-47 victory.

Wills Point gradually worked its way into a first quarter lead, using five points from Harley Sieber, four points from Emily Smith and three points from Dawn Smith to build a 16-10 lead.

The game appeared to turn into a blowout in the second quarter with the combination of Brooklyn Futch and Dawn Smith combining to score 14 of Wills Point's 21 points in the quarter.

Heading into halftime, the Lady Tigers held a 37-18 advantage.

Wills Point found itself losing momentum in the third quarter, getting just two field goals as Ferris narrowed the gap down to 44-33 heading into the final frame.

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