CEDAR HILL — Hannah Bentsen had 18 points, eight rebounds and four steals as defending state champion Texoma Christian routed Temple Holy Trinity, 52-15, on Tuesday night to advance to the TAPPS Class 2A state girls tournament for the 10th season in a row.

CEDAR HILL — Hannah Bentsen had 18 points, eight rebounds and four steals as defending state champion Texoma Christian routed Temple Holy Trinity, 52-15, on Tuesday night to advance to the TAPPS Class 2A state girls tournament for the 10th season in a row.


Emily McCarthy added 14 points, four assists and four steals for the Lady Eagles, who led 25-4 at the end of the first quarter and 45-9 at the half before emptying the bench for the entire second half.


Tori Powers also finished with eight points and Haylie Ross had seven points and seven rebounds.


TCS (24-6) will play Marble Falls Faith in the Class 2A semifinals at 4:30 p.m. on Friday at Mansfield Legacy. The winner will advance to the title game at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Mansfield Legacy.


Boys Class 2A Region II Brock 72, Whitesboro 62


FORT WORTH — Whitesboro got within single digits against Brock in the second half but the Eagles defeated the Bearcats in a Class 2A Region II quarterfinal contest at Saginaw Chisholm Trail on Tuesday night.


Brock (28-7), which has been the 2A runner-up the past two seasons, will face Life Red Oak in the region semifinals on Friday night.


Whitesboro (28-4) had its best season since reaching the third round in 2008.


Class 1A-I Region II Muenster 72, Trenton 50


LITTLE ELM — Trenton was unable to get to the region tournament for the second straight season after Muenster defeated the Tigers in a Class 1A Division I Region II quarterfinal on Tuesday night.


Muenster joins Collinsville out of District 13-A (I) at the regional tournament and will face Poolville at Abilene Christian University on Friday.


Trenton (20-9) trailed by just seven after the first quarter before Muenster started to pull away, including holding a 42-19 lead in the middle of the third quarter.