Lady Dons Make the Postseason; Playoffs Begin Monday
Posted By: Mike Roden - 2/15/2020 12:00:00 AM

It wasn't easy but the Palo Duro Lady Dons are in the playoffs.

PD erased a 10 point deficit early in the third quarter and beat Plainview 40-38 in Dimmitt on Saturday. The Lady Dons still trailed 30-25 after three quarters but went on a 14-0 run to start the 4th period and managed to hold on for the win. 

Halima Salat led PD with 11 points while Kiara Green added 10 in the intense contest. 

Palo Duro claims the 4th seed out of District 3-5A and will take on Aledo in Bi-District on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Childress.

Three other TPSN teams will start the playoffs on Monday. 

Tascosa will head to Andrews to take on El Paso Franklin in a 7:30 p.m. start.

Two-time defending 5A state champion Amarillo High faces Abilene Wylie at 6 p.m. Monday at Lubbock Christian University.

Canyon, which is the top-ranked team in 4A, opens against Perryton at 6 p.m. Monday at Panhandle High School.