It was a scintillating win on Tuesday for the Franklin Lady Lions as they managed to overcome an eight-point deficit against the Maypearl Lady Tigers in the last three minutes of the game to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat.
Maybe it was the weather outside and it just followed the Franklin Lions into the gym for the game but for some reason, the Lions picked a really bad night to miss shots. In the playoffs, where there is no tomorrow if you lose, missing shots is not something you want to do.
We are into the 3rd round of the High School playoffs in girls basketball and starting the boys Bi-District round this week.
The Franklin Lions had their opportunities this season to claim the district title but two losses to Academy and one to McGregor proved costly so the Lions will enter the playoffs as the second see
The Franklin Lady Lions aren’t too dissatisfied with their new district realignment for volleyball. They could be downright pleased with the results.