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Trenton girls basketball earns 2 district wins

The Trenton girls basketball earned two District wins last week to go 12-0 in District 7 1A in their regular season. On Tuesday, January 22 the Tigers defeated Branford 79-49 behind the exciting play of Bri Becker, the Tigers’ Player of the Game. The freshman guard shot 23 points and pulled down 7 rebounds for Trenton. She hit 5 of 7, 3-point baskets for a sizzling 71% from the field. Becker and teammates Standrea McHenry, Zakyah Frazier and Janiyah King were all 100% shooters from the free throw line. The Lady Tigers shot 11 of 12 free throw attempts for 92% in this district match up.
Trenton took a 24-17 lead into the second quarter. Trenton out scored the Bucs19-11 to take a 43-28 lead at halftime. Trenton scored 18 points in each of the remaining periods as the Bucs tried to get back into this game putting Trenton at the free throw line.
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Trenton hosted Cedar Key on Thursday to take a District win 59-13. Taniah Bowers was the Lady Tigers’ Player of the Game as the senior point guard shot 11 points, 9 steals and handed out 7 assists in the District win.
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Trenton played Newberry Tuesday night in Trenton. The Lady Tigers will have a shot at Lafayette Thursday night as the Lady Hornets defeated the Lady Tigers earlier in the season. This will be a good game that will tip off at 6:30 p.m. Trenton will host the Hilliard Flashes Friday night to finish their regular season. Go Tigers!

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