Lady Tigers now 21-2
By By Adam Robinson
The T.R. Miller Lady Tigers finished off their regular season schedule Monday night with a 67-32 win over the Lady Hurricanes in Flomaton.
The win ended the regular season with a 13-game win streak and the third win for the Lady Tigers in four days.
Along with the win on Monday at Flomaton, T.R. Miller defeated Monroe County Friday night in Monroeville 44-15 and Hillcrest Saturday at home 34-17.
The Lady Tigers will play host to the class 3A area 1 tournament beginning Thursday in Brewton when the No. 1 seeded and No. 10-ranked Lady Tigers take on Cottage Hill at 6:30 p.m.
T.R. Miller Lady Tigers 44, Monroe County 15
Shay Kiser had 17 points and Keydra Shedrone added 15 points as T.R. Miller crushed Monroe County Friday night in Monroeville 44-15.
Shedrone added eight rebounds and Kiser had nine in the 29-point win.
T.R. Miller jumped out to an early 13-2 lead after the first quarter and outscored Monroe County 10-5 in the second quarter to hold a 23-7 lead at the half.
In the third quarter, T.R. Miller extended their lead by one point with an 8-7 advantage before outscoring Monroe County 13-1 in the fourth quarter to get the 19-point win.
Leah Brundidge and Courtney Jones added six points each in the win behind Kiser and Shedrone.
T.R. Miller Lady Tigers 34, Hillcrest 17
On Saturday in Brewton on Senior Nigh, the Lady Tigers outscored Hillcrest 23-0 in the first quarter en route to a 34-17 win to improve to 20-2.
Both teams scored six points in the second quarter as T.R. Miller held a 29-6 halftime lead.
In the third quarter, Hillcrest outscored T.R. Miller 5-1 to cut the lead to 30-11 and outscored T.R. Miller 6-4 in the fourth quarter but the Lady Tigers won by 17 points.
Nakiya Smith and Brundidge led with 10 points each and Shedrone followed with four points.
Brittany Rush, Jones, Courtney Carter, Elizabeth Reed, and Kiser all had two points each in the win for the Lady Tigers.
T.R. Miller Lady Tigers 67, Flomaton 32
A 12-0 run in the first quarter and a 22-0 run led to the Lady Tigers 35-point win over Flomaton Monday night in Flomaton as they ended their regular season with a 21-2 record.
With the game tied at 2-2 in the first quarter, the Lady Tigers went on a 12-0 run to hold a 14-2 lead with 4:34 left in the first quarter and hold a 24-13 lead at quarters end.
The Lady Tigers then used a 22-0 run in the second quarter to go on top 45-13 with 2:36 left before the half and hold a 49-17 lead at halftime.
T.R. Miller extended their lead to 61-23 at the end of the third quarter with a 12-6 run before being outscored 9-6 in the fourth quarter.
Smith led with 23 points in the win and Brundidge followed with 14 points. Shedrone poured in 10 points and Jones added eight points. Desiree Gibbs followed with four points and Rush, Kiser, Diamond Middleton, and Carter had two points each.
The Lady Tigers shot 9-of-10 from the free throw line while Flomaton shot 2-for-4.
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