First-place BHS girls shut down Lady Mustangs

Staff Writer

Early on, Sweetwater was able to stay with Brownwood due to a spectacular first half by Baylie Lindsey, who scored 15 points to help the Lady Mustangs take a 21-19 lead at intermission.
Sweetwater increased its lead to 23-19 to start the third quarter, but then the Lady Lions took charge on their home floor and came away with a 52-36 win on Friday, which clinched them the No. 1 playoff seed out of District 5-4A with two games left. Brownwood improved to 6-0 in district and 21-8 overall.
Sweetwater (16-11) fell to 2-3 in district with three games left, starting Tuesday at home when the Lady Mustangs host Big Spring.