Class 5A girls basketball: Shawnee cruises past Tulsa Memorial

Defending state champion Shawnee jumped out to an 8-0 lead to open the game and never looked back in a 59-35 win over Tulsa Memorial (14-13).
FROM THE TULSA WORLD Published: March 7, 2013
Advertisement
;

Defending state champion Shawnee jumped out to an 8-0 lead to open the game and never looked back in a 59-35 win over Tulsa Memorial (14-13).

Bailey Taylor hit three 3-pointers in the first half, including one just before the intermission buzzer, as Shawnee (23-2) raced to a 34-16 halftime lead. She finished with a game-high 19 points.

Shawnee starter McKenzie Cooper totaled eight points before leaving the game in at the 4:35 mark of the third quarter with a knee injury.

Shawnee will face Carl Albert in the semifinals.

Go to TulsaWorld.com for more coverage.


Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    State Department taps Texas lawyer to serve as ‘America’s ambassador to Muslims’
  2. 2
    Local authorities say they're unlikely to use armored vehicles should civil unrest occur
  3. 3
    Lee Corso drinks Stone Cold Steve Austin's beer, shoots guns on College GameDay
  4. 4
    OSU football: 'Trail of Tears' College GameDay sign condemned by university
  5. 5
    Erasing Your Bad Memories May Soon Be Possible
+ show more