The Dumas Demonettes hosted the Hereford Lady Whitefaces on Friday, Jan. 8. This was the second district contest for the Demonettes and the first meeting between these two teams. The Demonettes were coming off the first win of the district season over Pampa on Tuesday.
In this contest, Hereford pulled away early and scored often to put up 60 points over Dumas and win by a final of 60-26.
The Demonettes were down 9-0 in the first before Kamryn Cox shot a three-pointer to cut the lead to six. Towards the end of the first quarter, Cox made a free throw and Sheda Madit put up two and shot a free throw from the line, and by the end of the first quarter, Hereford was up 13-8.
Hereford 13 14 14 19 60
Dumas 8 6 8 4 26
The Demonttes shot 22 percent to Hereford's 41 percent, and 26 percent of three-point shots, but could not slow down the offensive attack by the Lady Whitefaces.
Leading scorer for the Demonettes was Sheda Madit with eight points, followed by Makenzie Garcia with seven.
Sheda Madit – 8 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist; Makenzie Garcia – 7 points, 1 rebound; Kamryn Cox – 4 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists; Halie Coon – 3 points, 4 rebounds; Brenley Rodriguez – 2 points, 3 rebounds; Abree Elsheimer – 1 point, 6 rebounds; McKenzie Johnson – 1 point, 1 rebound, 1 assist; Xiada Mendoza – 1 rebound
The Demonettes go on the road on Tuesday, Jan. 12, for a matchup with the Lady Eagles of Canyon.