Eustace Girls Earn First Playoff Win in 47 Years, Knocking Off Sabine in Bi-District
TYLER -- The Eustace Lady Bulldogs survived a 26-point outburst from Sabine in the fourth quarter, earning a 51-45 victory Tuesday night in a Class 3A Region III bi-district playoff at Wagstaff Gymnasium.
Eustace, which is making its first postseason appearance in 47 seasons, will face Teague later this week in the area round.
Senior guard Gabi Corder had the hot hand for Eustace, knocking down four 3-pointers and finishing with a game-high 24 points. Junior post Sydnee Wynn added 14 points in the win, while Madison Skiles chipped in with eight.
Sabine was led in defeat by Jayden Mount, who finished with 19 points, which included a pair of 3-pointers.
Eustace 51, Sabine 45
Girls Class 3A Region III Bi-District Playoff
At Wagstaff Gymnasium, Tyler
Sabine 7 3 9 26 -- 45
Eustace 4 12 14 21 -- 51
SABINE -- Jayden Mount, 19; Shelby Burns, 7; Kristen Stuart, 7; Miranda Cook, 6; Brookelyn Gray, 2; Shekiah Griffin, 2; Kennidee Taylor, 2.
EUSTACE -- Gabi Corder, 24; Sydnee Wynn, 14; Madison Skiles, 8; Zoie Bailey, 2; Kelsey Contreras, 2; Lily Sorrells, 1.
THREE-POINT GOALS -- Sabine: Mount (2), Burns. Eustace: Corder (4).