Friday night at the Tiger Pit with the championship going to the winner between FHS and Tascosa, the Tigers gradually built the lead and held off a late charge to beat the Lady Rebels 56-53. The victory marked the team’s eighth consecutive victory and capped off their run to the title for the second consecutive season.
Cassandra Awatt led the Tigers with a team-high 20 points and Maci Maddox added 12 in the win.
The night was also special for five seniors who were recognized during Senior Night activities. The seniors include players Haleigh Elliott and Leandra Sepeda, manager Madison Hilliard, and trainers Angelica Placek and Katy Kirkpatrick.
The Tigers finish off the regular season Tuesday at Midland Lee. The playoffs will begin February 12-13.
FRENSHIP 56, AMARILLO TASCOSA 53
THS 11 14 10 18 — 53
FHS 12 17 13 14 — 56
Frenship Record: 27-6 (8-1)
*pictures provided by Curry Photography