Ladycats open up basketball season at home against Grandview

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports Editor

Hard to believe basketball season is upon us, but we are in the middle of November.
Tonight, the Mexia Ladycats open up the 2017-18 season here at home against the Grandview Lady Zebras. The Junior varsity game starts at 5 p.m. and the varsity plays at 6:30 p.m.
The Ladycats finished the 2016-17 season as the No. 2 seed from District 18-4A and made it to the area round of the playoffs under coach Randy Barger.
Returning this season for the Ladycats will be District 18-4A Co-Offensive Player of the Year, point guard Keiana Keith, second team all-district starting guard Destini Hutchison, honorable mention De’Modesty Williams (SG), power forward Camrye Smith and center Akira West.

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