Lady Indians steamroll Gorman by 43 points

January 16, 2013

The Lipan Lady Indians used a 24-3 third-quarter run to break open their road contest at Gorman Friday and come home with an 81-38 victory in their District 17-A game.

The Lady Indians were led by the duo of Shauna Coleman and Lanie Roberts. They combined for 44 points (22 each), 21 rebounds (15 Coleman, 6 Roberts) and 16 steals (Roberts 9, Coleman 7).

In addition, Coleman blocked four shots and Roberts delivered four assists.

Also, Tallen Halliday ended the night with 17 points, six boards and five steals.

The victory left the Lady Indians (21-3 overall) with a 3-0 record in 17-A. Lipan is ranked second in the state among Class A Division II teams by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.

The Lady Indians were playing at No. 6 Strawn last night with the winner taking over the top spot in district.

Each of Lipan’s losses have come to Class 2A teams, two of those being state-ranked (No. 1 Merkel and No. 19 Tatum).

Lipan and Gorman combined for 79 rebounds (42 Gorman, 37 Lipan), including 33 offensive (Gorman 15, Lipan 18).

The Lady Indians launched 30 3-point shots, making 10. They attempted 78 shots in all, going 21-for-48 from 2-point range.

In contrast, only four of Gorman’s 48 shots were 3-pointers, and they missed them all.

The Lady Indians also forced 32 turnovers and collected 25 steals.

Girls basketball

Lipan 17 15 24 25 – 81

Gorman 11 10 3 14 – 38

Lipan (21-3, 3-0 in 17-A) scoring – Shauna Coleman 22, Lanie Roberts 22, Tallen Halliday 17, Rhiana Michou 9, Taylor Herrera 6, Larissa Prim 3, Kayla Wheeler 2.

3-point field goals – Lipan 10-30 (Halliday 4, Roberts 3, Herrera 2, Michou 1), Gorman 0-4.

Rebounds – Lipan 37 (Coleman 15, Roberts 6, Halliday 6), Gorman 42.

Lipan assists – Herrera 5, Roberts 4, Wheeler 4.

Lipan steals – Roberts 9, Coleman 7, Halliday 5.

Lipan blocks – Coleman 4.

Free throws – Lipan 9-13, Gorman 10-23.

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