Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

La Cueva Puts Big Squeeze On Los Lunas.(Sports)

Byline: Brian Tregembo For the Journal

Lady Tigers' Post Players Held To Three Points in 76-44 Loss

The top-ranked La Cueva Bears used an effective inside-outside attack to roll over the visiting Los Lunas Lady Tigers, 76-44, on Tuesday night.

La Cueva's interior defense shut down Los Lunas' post players, holding the Tigers' tandem of Thalia Blaylock and Tina Hall to just three points total.

But it was the Bears' outside shooting that did the Tigers in, as La Cueva hit six 3-pointers to cruise to the win.

"They outshot us, outscored us tonight," said Los Lunas head coach Mike Jenrette. "They shot the ball real well."

Los Lunas played a 1-2-2 zone most of the night to offset La Cueva's size in the middle. …

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