Merkel girls outscore Lipan in clash between top-ranked teams

Girls basketball
Merkel (15-0) 71, Lipan (13-1) 60.
Merkel entered the game ranked No. 1 in Class 2A by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and Texas Girls Coaches Association, while the Lady Indians were No. 1 in Class A Division II in both polls. Shauna Coleman led the Lady Indians with 23 points.