The Slidell Lady Greyhounds inched closer to locking up the second playoff seed out of District 21-A Division II Tuesday.
Behind 25 points from Caitlin Pruett, the Lady Greyhounds pounded Gold-Burg 51-27.
“It wasn’t a real crisp performance for us, but it’s a win,” said Slidell coach Cody Vanover. “We need to beat Prairie Valley on Tuesday to secure second place.”
The Lady Greyhounds (14-7, 8-2) trail first-place Saint Jo by a game, heading into the regular season finale.
Slidell started slow against Gold-Burg, but came alive in the second quarter with a 19-8 run. Slidell led 27-12 at the break.
The Lady Greyhounds put the game away with a 12-5 closing spurt.
Kylie Franklin scored eight points, and Kayler Talamantes seven.
SANTO 68, CHICO 16
Santo, ranked seventh in Class A, rolled past Chico Tuesday 68-16.
Santo opened the game on a 20-4 run and led 43-8 at halftime.
Chico looked to rebound Friday at home against Perrin-Whitt in its season finale.