HIGH SCHOOLS: Bowie girls’ basketball team takes overtime title

The Bowie High School girls’ basketball team played in the championship game of the Blue Division single-elimination tournament and the Lady Rabbits won the Overtime Tournament this past weekend at Lubbock Christian University’s team camp. The team was comprised of (from left) River Romine, Henslee Ogle, Taylor Martin, Carli Shields, Madison Hill, Addy Cook, Brittney Pound and Courtney Brady. The girls defeated Trinity Christian to win the Overtime Tournament, and they advanced to the title game in Blue Division tournament, before falling to Portales, N.M. by a count of 43-41. Bowie went 4-2 in pool play and was 11-3 for the entire three-day slate. Bowie defeated the likes of Conference 5A schools and TAPPS schools with coaches allowed on their sideline. “I’m proud of the kids, they made tactical adjustments and sound coaching decisions,” said BHS head coach Colby Davis Pastusek. The girls will compete in the Abilene Christian tournament Aug. 1-2. (Courtesy photo by Colby Davis-Pastusek)