ROAD ROUT: No. 4 Lady Cards smack Jacksonville, 78-42

ROAD ROUT: No. 4 Lady Cards smack Jacksonville, 78-42

Arleighshya McElroy came off the bench to score 15 points Saturday afternoon to help the fourth-ranked Lady Cards to a 78-42 win against Jacksonville in Region XIV Conference action.

The win improved the Lady Cards to 19-1 on the season and 9-1 in conference. Jacksonville dropped to 1-14 and 0-10.

The Lady Cards have a huge game at home Wednesday against 10th-ranked Angelina (20-1, 9-1). Game time is 5:30 p.m.

Jasmine Smith and Curtessia Dean scored 13 each to join McElroy in double figures. Jnaya Walker had nine.

Jennifer Parker led the Lady Cards with 10 rebounds, nine of which were on the defensive end.

The Lady Cards led 37-23 at halftime.