|Posted on 1/10/2019 7:14:00 AM.|
|(San Antonio) - Seguin looks to gain ground in the District 26-5A girls basketball race with a road win over San Antonio-Wagner on Friday evening. |
The Matadors are 12-15 overall with a 3-6 district record in Jamie Moore's first season as head coach. Seguin had a three-game district winning streak snapped on Tuesday in a 76-37 road loss to TGCA No.4 Kerrville-Tivy.
Moore's bunch is tied with Harlandale for sixth place in the 26-5A standings. Tivy (9-0), San Antonio-Veterans Memorial (8-1), Boerne-Champion (6-3), and Wagner (6-3) currently occupy the top four spots, with San Antonio-Memorial (3-5) in fifth.
The Thunderbirds (11-10) enter tonight off an 80-48 win over Harlandale on Tuesday. Sophomore post Talia Gardner led all scorers with 18 points.
Wagner won its first district meeting with Seguin 69-55 on Dec. 4 at Goldie Harris Gym. Sophomore guard Madyson Tausch led the Matadors with 22 points in that contest, while senior forward Carsyn Dietz netted 11.
Dietz is averaging a team-high 11.8 points per game this season. She finished with 20 in the loss to Tivy on Tuesday.
Friday's opening tip at Wagner is slated for 6:30 p.m. The game will air live on KWED 1580 AM and Seguintoday.com, with pre-game coverage at 6:15.