The Lady Rattlers clinched a win against defending UIL State 6A Champs Judson Tuesday in a heated away contest, holding off a late Rocket comeback to win 40-37. The Lady Rattlers had one of their best defensive efforts to date this season, holding key Judson players to below their season scoring averages. Offensively, Samantha Wagner had 15 points and Kelsie Hawkins had eight points. The Lady Rattlers remained at number five in the city this week with a 13-7 record, with four of the seven losses by three points or less.
Saturday the Lady Rattlers had a great time playing in the annual Lady Rattler Alumni Game. Several Lady Rattler alumni came back to play against the current Lady Rattler team, including some who played at the college level after leaving Reagan. Alexis Williams and Sabrina Berry led the way offensively for the Alumni team and Samantha Wagner and Christeen Iwuala led in points for the current Lady Rattlers.
The 2019-2020 season opener for District 27-6A will be against MacArthur at Blossom on Friday, December 20th at 6:30pm. Come out and support your Lady Rattlers!