Colts and Lady Colts End 2019-2020 Basketball Season
February 26, 2020
On February 20 and 22, the UA Cossatot Colts and Lady Colts each played their last game of the season at the UA Cossatot Bank of Lockesburg Gymnasium. The Colts came up short, and the Lady Colts celebrated another win.
The Colts battled Royal Prep of Jackson, Mississippi, on Thursday, February 20. In a neck and neck game, the Colts ended up losing to Royal Prep with a final score of 89-86. Dee Williams, Dillon Cheater, and Ladrakkus Thomas each had 18 points. Marion McFadden scored 15 points, and Keldrick Sheard scored 9.
The Lady Colts battled Arkansas Baptist College of Little Rock on Saturday, February 22. The Lady Colts defeated the Lady Buffaloes in an ending score of 77-63. Mackenzie Cardenas scored the highest number of points with 26. Chelsea Green scored 17 points, and Kyaira Jackson added 14.
“It was a great season, and I am proud of both teams. The Colts ended with 13 wins and 15 losses, and the Lady Colts ended with 12 wins and 11 losses. They all are great student-athletes, and I enjoyed being their coach this season, said UA Cossatot Basketball Coach, Brad Phillips.”