A runner-up finish at the 23rd annual G.M. Blackman Tournament in Bastrop highlighted Lehman Lady Lobos basketball action over the holiday break. Lehman opened tournament play by falling to Del Valle by ten points, then dropping a game against state-ranked Cedar Ridge in pool play.
The Lady Lobos rallied on the second day by defeating Cedar Creek 33-19, then upending Lanier 53-18. Lehman advanced to the white bracket of the tournament where it fell in a close 51-47 game against Hutton.
Leading the tournament were seniors Crystal Montoya, Janessa Grogan and Meghan Zuniga, who was also named as an all-tournament selection. Other contributors were juniors Sarah O’Neal, Maggie Castillo, Karissa Cisneros and Samirah Cunningham.
Prior to the tournament, the Lady Lobos were visited by former Texas State point guard Tavarus Blanchard. Lehman hosts Hays Friday at 7:00 p.m.