MINERAL WELLS —
Bored by layups, Benavides, after a Castleberry turnover, pulled up and swished a three from the left baseline as MWHS led 60-11.After another Lady Lions’ turnover, Sydney Shelstead scored on a put back and Peña capped a Castleberry turnover with a baseline jumper.
Castleberry continued to have trouble in its offensive end, and Benavides made the hosts pay with another trey to increase the lead to 67-11.
Hopkins closed the scoring in the third period on a layup off a feed from Allen.
Peña got hot in the fourth quarter with nine points, including a three-pointer, as the Lady Rams cruised to a 69-point win.
MWHS 21 25 23 18 – 87
CHS 6 5 0 7 – 18
MWHS – Sydney Shelstead 27, Niya Benavides 24, Kennedy Shelstead 12, Courtney Peña 11, Natalie Ragland 4, Pam Hopkins 4, Riley Bullock 3, Bethany Allen 2.