Led By Shauna Coleman’s dominant night, the Lipan Lady Indians won their ninth consecutive basketball game Tuesday night, defeating visiting Keene 79-45.
Coleman scored 28 points, grabbed 16 rebounds (seven offensive), had five steals and three blocks as Lipan improved to 9-1.
The Lady Indians are ranked second in the state in Class A Division II by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.… Read the rest
Visiting Keene pulled away from the Lipan Indians in the second half Tuesday for a 60-52 basketball win.
Lipan (2-3) was led by Trevor Hedeman with 18 points and seven rebounds.
Keene led 26-24 at the half.
The game featured 65 free throw attempts (43 by Lipan, 22 by Keene). The Indians hit just 20 of their attempts and Keene managed just 11 makes.… Read the rest
Using last season’s matchup as a memory tool, the Lipan Lady Indians celebrated homecoming Saturday with a 65-49 victory against Bowie.
“Last year we blew a fourth quarter lead at Bowie and lost,” said coach Amber Branson. “I reminded the girls of that yesterday (Friday) in practice.
“They are a good team but we should have won that one last year, and I didn’t want the same thing happening this time.”
The Lady Indians (8-1) made certain, finishing the game with a 20-9 run.… Read the rest
For years the Lipan Indians and Lady Indians waited until they got a new gym to host a basketball tournament.
The gym was finished last year after sitting empty for years. The facility is indeed a showcase.
It and the old gym will host the Texstar Tournament of Championships this weekend. And in what will add a nostalgic twist to the weekend, both Lipan teams will each play two games in the beloved old crackerbox.… Read the rest
Fort Worth Country Day dampened the Lipan Indians’ homecoming Saturday night, pinning a 71-33 defeat on them.
Lipan (2-2) managed a total of five points in the first and third quarters combined. They fell behind 25-5 after the opening quarter and never recovered. They were outscored 15-0 in the third quarter to make the score 55-17.
Country Day controlled virtually every aspect of the game, hitting more 2-pointers (19-12), 3-pointers (6-1) and free throws (15-6).… Read the rest