SW girls defeated at Abilene Cooper

Ron Howell
Sports Editor

The Sweetwater girls were defeated 56-39 Tuesday at Abilene Cooper in a non-district basketball game.
Jessica Poe’s 18 points paced Sweetwater (0-3), who trailed 18-11 after one quarter, 32-19 at halftime and 42-27 after three quarters of play.
Also scoring for the Lady Mustangs were Amber Knox with six points, Nevaeh Sarabie with five, Kyla Daniel and Elli Lehnert with four and Shavie Green with two. Daniece Edwards led Cooper with 12 points.
Sweetwater, which will return to action to play in a three-day tournament at Allen starting Thursday, never got closer than nine points in the second half.
Sweetwater lost 63-31 in Tuesday’s JV girls basketball game to Abilene Cooper’s JV team.
Sweetwater (2-3) was led by Mia Valdez with eight points and Emma Dent with seven points.