Somerville holds off Hearne for bi-district playoff win

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BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -- Somerville beat Hearne 74-52 in a 2A bi-district girls' basketball playoff matchup at Rudder High School Monday night.

The Lady Yeguas saw a double digit lead shrink to as little as nine in the fourth quarter, but finished strong to advance in the playoffs.

Hearne's Jenny Johnson led all scorers with 30 points.

Somerville got 22 points from Gabby Kovasovic, 19 from Xadria Martin and 10 from Brianna Bodish.

Somerville will face either La Pryor or Junction in the area round. Those two teams meet on Tuesday night.

Hearne made the playoffs for the first time in 14 years and ends the year with a record of 16-15.