Sandiettes down Groveton

Grapeland Sandiettes capped the first round of district play with a 45-28 road win over Groveton on Friday, Jan. 23.

The Sandiettes led 11-4 after a quarter and then opened up a 27-13 lead at intermission. Grapeland carried a 36-23 cushion into the fourth.

Cymone Davis led the Sandiettes in scoring with 27 points and the defense came up with key turnovers to seal the victory.

Bre Bolt followed Davis in double figures with 13 points, Holly Musick drained a 3-pointer, and Lanesha Woods canned a bucket.

The Sandiettes, 3-2 in district, started the second round Tuesday against Latexo and then host a rematch with district leader Lovelady (5-0) on Friday, Jan. 30.