Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

December 6, 2012

Lady Rams hand Cisco 55-44 defeat

Mineral Wells Index


CISCO – Senior post Sydney Shelstead scored 17 points, senior wing Niya Benavides recorded 14 and sophomore wing Kennedy Shelstead added seven to lead the Mineral Wells Lady Rams to a 55-44 victory over Class 2A state-ranked No. 8 Cisco here Tuesday night.

The win raises the Lady Rams’ record to 6-4.

“We defeated a solid team,” Lady Rams head coach Ed Shelstead said. “We played well as a team (Tuesday).

“We are continuing to grow as a team. (Junior guard) Courtney (Peña) has really been a spark for us lately, and the girls as a whole seem to be coming together. I feel chemistry is beginning to develop.”

The Lady Rams will play next at 5 p.m. today against Meridian at the Glen Rose tournament.