The MTCS Lady Cougars opened up a tight game in the 2nd quarter and went on to a 51-29 win against Columbia Academy. The game was tied 6-6 at the end of the first quarter when the Lady Cougars went on a 22-3 run in the 2nd quarter to open the game up.
Mary Mackie led MTCS in scoring with 24 points and four 3 pointers. Kayla Taylor was next with 14 points and two 3 pointers. Chelsea Brown was strong on the boards and had 5 points. Saylor Hodges and Veronica Kerr had 3 apiece while Macy Smith chipped in 2. Macy was the defensive player of the game holding their leading scorer to 10.
The Lady Cougars are now 2-0 on the new season and return to action next Tuesday with a game at home against Cascade. Game time is 6:00 pm.