The Three Rivers Lady Bulldogs competed in the Karnes City Tournament Dec.1-3 finishing in fifth place. The Lady Bulldogs opened with Stockdale with a loss of 55-28. Scoring was Harli Benham, nine, Ashley Gutierrez, seven, Megan Cruz, five, Kaitlyn Roberts, three, Brittany Shipman, two and Lacey McNeill, two. Playing great defense was Kellie Moya, Briana Ruiz, Haleigh Garcia and Sara Saenz. The second day, TR played Pleasanton winning 47-28 and losing to Nixon Smiley 55-45. Cruz had 22, Benham, nine, Gutierrez six and Garcia and McNeill each with four. TR played Odem on Saturday and won 37-26. Cruz was named to the All-Tournament team.
On Dec. 6, the Lady Bulldogs hosted Bloomington with a final score of 65-66, Bloomington. The Lady Bulldogs came out strong with a 22-13 first quarter score. Bloomington won the second quarter out scoring TR 13-15. TR lost the third quarter 16-20 and fourth quarter 14-18. Scoring for TR was Gutierrez 21 with four three’s, McNeill 12, Garcia 11, Cruz 11, Roberts, Saenz, Moya, and Ruiz each had two.