PHOTO / LISA ROTHE
Crysta Salazar connects for
a Cowgirl bucket.
Cowgirls take consolation in SWTJC tourney
Uvalde -- After a first-round stumble last Friday, Dec.
5, in the Southwest Texas Junior College Basketball Tournament,
the DíHanis Cowgirls bounced back to win twice and capture the
The Cowgirls opened play with a 45-33 loss to Nueces Canyon,
but came back in the consolation semis, with a 52-11 romp over the
In the consolation bracket finals, the Cowgirls got past Utopia
36-24 to earn a piece of hardware.
DíHanis sophomore Shelby Gayre was named to the
In a Tuesday night contest in San Antonio, the Cowgirls took on
This weekend, theyíll be in the field for the Natalia
Tournament, with play starting Thursday, Dec. 11.
The Cowgirls will open play in District 31-A this coming
Tuesday, Dec. 16, when they visit Utopia in a 6 p.m. contest.