Lady Pack tops Nac to improve to 9-1 in district

Destini Dodd and Brookelyn Fowler

Lufkin High School freshman Alecia Rivera dribbles the ball between her legs during the Lady Panthers’ 41-26 victory over Nacogdoches on Tuesday night in Panther Gymnasium on the Lufkin Middle School campus. (Photo by DESTINI DODD/Lufkin High School Student Media)

Tori Coleman and Niya Cottrell scored 11 points each to help the Lufkin High School Lady Panthers varsity basketball team beat Nacogdoches 41-26 on Tuesday night.

With the win, the Lady Pack improved to 9-1 in district.

Alecia Rivera scored seven points for Lufkin in Tuesday night’s victory.

The Lady Panthers will face Jacksonville at 6:15 p.m. Friday at Panther Gymnasium on the Lufkin Middle School campus.

Lufkin High School sophomore Akyshia Cottrell goes up for a shot during the Lady Panthers’ 41-26 victory over Nacogdoches on Tuesday night in Panther Gymnasium on the Lufkin Middle School campus. (Photo by DESTINI DODD/Lufkin High School Student Media)