Franklin Easily Advances To 3rd Round Following 81-53 Win Over Academy

By: KBTX Sports Email
By: KBTX Sports Email

CAMERON, Texas -- Kyla Walker hit a 3 pointer to beat the first half buzzer giving Franklin a 47-23 halftime lead against Academy and the Lady Lions never looked back as they punch their ticket to the 3rd round of the playoffs following an 81-53 win Thursday night at Yoe Gym in Cameron.

Jena Eiman lead Franklin with 13 points, while Shelby Mullinnex added 11.

Franklin will play the winner between Mildred and Rogers in the Regional Quarterfinals next week. The battle of the Eagles will take place at 7:30 Friday night at Midway High School in Waco.

The Men in Green and Franklin Cheerleaders

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