There were bumps along the way to another post-season appearance for Centennial’s girls basketball team.
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The fight and effort was there Monday night but things just didn’t work out for Centennial’s girls basketball team in its bi-district playoff game with Waxahachie.
Centennial’s girls basketball program honored senior guard Kayleigh Benson, standing middle, Feb. 2 before the Lady Spartans’ District 9-5A victory over Burleson.
The first time Centennial and Burleson squared off in District 9-5A girls basketball play, the Lady Elks put up a fight losing 45-39.
For the second consecutive game, Centennial’s girls basketball team played down a couple of players.
Burleson’s boys basketball team moved into sole possession of first place in District 9-5A with a 91-60 home win over Arlington Seguin Wednesday night.
With junior guard/post Kertisa Amos out with an injury, Centennial girls basketball coach Valerie Wootan was looking for someone to step forward and provide the intensity and enthusiasm that Amos b
For the second consecutive time, Burleson held a lead over arch-rival Centennial at halftime at home.
Facing one of the top two teams in District 9-5A, Centennial defeated Arlington Seguin, 58-53, Friday in girls basketball play.
Burleson’s girls basketball team capped its tournament slate finishing second at the Pilot Point Tournament.