Shadow Creek girls take out Clear Creek, Deer Park in playoffs
February 24, 2023Click to enlarge.
Phillips scored 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead all scorers while getting help from Nyla Price who tossed in nine points.
Shadow Creek jumped out to a 12-6 first quarter lead and never looked back as Phillips scored nine points to pace the Lady Sharks.
The second quarter saw the Lady Sharks outscore the Lady Deer 12-9 for a 24-15 halftime advantage.
Deer Parks took the third quarter 9-8 to close the gap 33-24.
The Lady Sharks edged the Lady Deer in the final period 8-7 to post the 40-31 final score.
Shadow Creek hit 12-of-25 free throws while Deer Park was 8-of-12 from the charity stripe.
Shadow Creek 49 - Clear Creek 40
The Shadow Creek Lady Sharks opened up the Class 6A Region III playoffs with an opening round win over the Clear Creek Lady Wildcats 49-40.
The Lady Sharks outscored the Lady Wildcats 13-10 in the opening period and doubled the Clear Creek output 12-6 in the second quarter for a 25-16 lead at intermission.
The third quarter belonged to Shadow Creek 12-8 for a 37-24 advantage entering the final quarter.
Clear Creek attempted a comeback with a 16-12 final period, but it wasn't enough as the Lady Sharks held on for the 49-40 playoff win.
Kameryn Phillips led the Shadow Creek offense with a game-high 18 points, nine rebounds, four assists, and five steals.
Payton Holmes tossed in 10 points.