Lady Cats

First-year head coach Darrin Powers has taken the reins of the New Braunfels Christian Academy girls basketball team. The Lady Cats improved to 3-3 Tuesday night following a fourth-quarter rally against Bracken Christian. 

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BULVERDE — The Lady Cats improved to 3-3 on the season this past Tuesday after securing a 43-38 victory on the road over Bulverde Bracken Christian.

New Braunfels Christian Academy held a slim 7-6 edge after the first period and later went into the half tied at 16-16 with the Lady Warriors. NBCA fell behind by eight heading into the final stanza, but head coach Darrin Powers’ team turned the tables by outscoring Bracken 18-5 in the fourth quarter.

The Lady Cats were led by sophomore guard Avery Leidy, who tallied 15 points in the triumph. Junior forward Jessica Hammock recorded a double-double with 13 points and 15 rebounds, while sophomore Sylvi Elrod chipped on a dozen points in the comeback win.

NBCA returns home on Tuesday, Dec. 10 to host River City Christian at 6 p.m.

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