Mabank downs Ennis on road to wrap up decade
ENNIS–The Mabank Lady Panthers picked up their final win of 2019 as they took down the Ennis Lady Lions Dec. 30 on the road.
The Lady Panthers started the first quarter strong as they rattled off 13 points while holding the Lady Lions to just 10 points.
Mabank continued their strong play into the second quarter as the defense locked down the Lady Lions, holding them to four points as they took a 24-14 lead into halftime.
The Lady Panthers’ defense held strong to start the second half as well as the Lady Lions managed just seven points in the third quarter. Mabank added 12 points on the scoreboard as the Lady Panthers took a 36-21 lead as they looked to finish off Ennis in the fourth quarter.
The Lady Lions finished with single digits in points again in the fourth quarter as the Lady Panthers rolled their way to a 48-26 victory to wrap up the decade.
The win moves the Lady Panthers 10-4 overall on the season. Mabank hits the court next Friday, Jan. 10 as they kick off their district schedule at home against the Athens Lady Hornets with varsity tipoff scheduled for 6:15 p.m.