By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports
After falling to district leader Madisonville last Friday night at home, the Mexia Ladycats took out any frustrations they might have had on the Athens Lady Hornets Tuesday evening by picking up a 32-point, 66-34, win.
Mexia (17-7, 4-1) clamped down on the Lady Hornets early in the game, using different defensive looks combined with strong rebounding and putting up points on the board as the Ladycats led by 12 at the end of the first period and 22 at the half.
Kiki Keith, who only had six points in the first two periods, exploded for 10 in the third to keep Mexia on top by 18 at the close of the quarter.
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