Texas High School Six on Six Girls' Basketball

Single Game Scoring Records

[Two-court, 6 on 6 girls' basketball was replaced by full court 5 on 5 in 1979]
  100 pts. Dianne Campbell, Claude Mustangettes (W 106-19) Clarendon High, 1/28/1972 (5'6" sr.; sat last 3 minutes)
   96 pts. Thelma Overstreet, Bowie High (W 106-8) Nocona High, 1932 (16-yrs. old)
   86 pts. Louise “Shorty” Barnes, Rockdale Tigresses (W 104-4) Manor High, 2/22/1937
   81 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta (W 97-54) West Delta, 2/4/1955 (35-40 FG, 11 FT, 41 pts. in 1st half)
   81 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (W 87-80) Malakoff, Dec. 1975 Duncanville SWAAU Tournament
Jill Rankin, Phillips High School Blackhawks basketball star, after scoring 81 points in one game. Holding a sign saying 81. From The Duncanville Suburban (Texas) January 8, 1976.
   78 pts. Lometa Odom, Dimmitt Bobbies (W 92-51) Penelope High, 3/14/1952 (38 FGs•2 FT) HSGBLT State Basketball Lg. (McCamey) tournament semi-finals at Waco also called 74 pts.
Sister Margaret Odom had the State AAA toutnament record, 48 pts. 1964 to 1966.
   77 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips v. Mansfield, 1977
   76 pts. Elizabeth “Liz” Fojtik, Skidmore-Tynan (W 100-24) Nordheim, 1956-57 (5'11" soph•30-36 FGs•16 FT•14/18/25/19)
Photo of 5-foot 11-inch Skidmore-Tynan High School basketball sensation, Liz Fojtik, going up with the ball for a shot, during her 76 point game against Poth High, during the 1956-57 season. From The Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Corpus Christi, Texas, 2/10/1957
   74 pts. Brenda Davis, Gustine High (W 107-25) at Star High, 1/27/1970 (47 in 2nd half)
   74 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 110-34) Zephyr High, 1/23/1976 (5'9" jr.)
Picture of Bonnie Buchanan with her trophies.
   73 pts. Karen Earp, Weinert High, 1973-74
   72 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent Lady Gorillas (Abilene) (W 90-69) Highland High, 12/8/1956 (5'6½" 15-yr. old soph.•sister Ruby, guard) tournament final
   72 pts. Myrlene Nichols, Bula High, 1957
   72 pts. Joyce Peters, Olney Cubettes (W 83-80) Mineral Wells, 11/5/1959 (26 FGs•20 FT)
   71 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta (W 88-34) West Delta, 1/21/1955
   71 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (W 77-61) Sweeny High, 12/26/1974 (6'3" jr.) Duncanville Invitational, 1st round
   71 pts. Sheri Haynes, McLean High, 1974-75 (5'7" sr.)
   70 pts. Nancy Galloway, Aspermint High (W 108-48) Rule High, 2/7/1958
   70 pts. Barbara Milligan, Round Rock High, 1962-63
   69 pts. Mary Dotson, Kildare High (W 95-14) Jefferson High, Jan. 1938 95-17? Dec. 1937? 1939-40?
   69 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 81-65) Lake View San Angelo Lake View, 12/11/1977 Hardin-Simmons Tournament 2nd round at Abilene
   68 pts. Juvean McWhorter, Collinsville (W 83-75) Sulphur Springs North Hopkins, Feb. 1956 UIL Class B Championship Game
   68 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (W 86-57) Blackwell High, Nov. 1956 (114 pts. in 2 straight games) 69? Divide Tournament
   68 pts. Nell Fortner, New Braunfels High v. San Marcos, 1977 (25-45 FG, 18-21 FT)
Nell Fortner, New Braunfels basketball player, action shot, with basketball. Image from The San Antonio Light (Texas), January 25, 1976.
   67 pts. Donnie Pruett, Slidell High (W 106-23) at Lake Dallas, 1/18/1966 105-23? District 29-B
   67 pts. Mary Rosebrock, George West HS v. Pettus High, 1967-68 (on only 3 qtrs.)
   67 pts. Christene Reed, Westbrook (W 85-60) Water Valley, 12/13/1968 Garden City Tournament Consolation semi-finals
Water Valley's Joy Wood scored 44 pts. in same 12/13/68 game.
   67 pts. Ava Pruett, Slidell Greyhounds (W 85-30) Ponder High, 1/11/1972
   67 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 81-55) San Angelo Lake View, 12/10/1976 69? 81-65? Hardin-Simmons Univ. Tournament quarterfinals
   66 pts. Paula Corn, Baird Bearettes (W 80-54) Avoca High, 2/9/1963 (23-31 FG, 20-24 FT)
   66 pts. Bobbye Watts, Hawley High (W 84-33) Winters High, 12/12/1963 Dyess AFB Girl's Tournament 1st round
   65 pts. Donnie Pruett, Slidell Greyhounds (W 119-21) at Lake Dallas, 2/12/1966
   65 pts. Liz Ward, Nueces Canyon Pantherettes, 12/20/1974 Brackettville Tournament
   65 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (AA Champions) (L 73-84) Canyon Eaglettes (AAA champions), 2/14/1976 (6'3" sr.•19 FGs•27-33 FT) att: 650
   65 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips High (L 66-70) Sanford-Fritch, 2/10/1977 1,200 (24-43 FGs•17 FT)
Sanford-Fritch's DeRenda Durr scored 48 pts. in same 2/10/1977 game.
   64 pts. Mary Ann Harris, Norton High (W 67-34) Bronte High, 2/18/1958
   64 pts. Betty Ransom, Claude High School, 1962
   64 pts. Carol Sims, Warren High, 1973
   64 pts. Debbie Lou Howard, Lipan High, 1976
   64 pts. D'Lynn Brown, Stratford High, 1977
   63 pts. Mary Dotson, Kildare High (W 85-19) Atlanta High, Jan. 1938 Dec. 1937? 62? (132 pts. in 2 games)
   63 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta (W 88-54) at Enloe High, 2/11/1955 (Division 53-B championship clincher)
   63 pts. Melva Kelton, Sugar Land (W 100-77) New Caney, 12/15/1956 Hitchcock Tournament championship game
   63 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 85-68) Jourdanton, 3/14/1964 (5'9" sr.•23-50 FG) 61? Class A Championship Game at Gregory Gym, Austin
Jourdanton Squaw's Carolyn Dornak scored 48 50? pts. in same 3/14/64 tourney final.
Paula Corn, May High
   63 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips HS (W 86-84) McCamey Badgerettes, 2/21/1975 AA Regional semi-final at Lubbock Coliseum (McCamey's Carolyn Ridley 42 pts.)
   63 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High, Dec. 1975
   63 pts. Robena Johnson, Canyon Eaglettes (W 120-39) Stephenville, 2/21/1976 (29 FGs•5 FT) Class AAA Regional Final at Sweetwater
   62 pts. Nancy Mueller, Gatesville Hornets (W 91-30) San Saba, 3/5/1957 (24 FGs•14 FT) Class AA Bi-District Playoff
   62 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (W 88-74) Old Glory High, 1/6/1959 (22 FG, 18 FT)
   62 pts. Donnie Pruett, Slidell HS, 1966
   62 pts. Mary Rosebrock, George West HS (W 68-62) Tidehaven Tigerettes, 3/9/1968 (a.m.) Region 4 Class A Tournament semifinals at Victoria
   62 pts. Brenda Davis, Gustine High (W 108-49) Mullin High, 2/14/1969 District 19-B Tournament 1st round
Sister Barbar Davis scored 25 pts. for total of 87 pts. for family.
   61 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High School, Jan. 1957 (224 pts. in 4 straight games) maybe Dec. 1956?
Photo of Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (Texas) basketball player. From The Abilene Reporter-News, December 11, 1956.
   61 pts. Gayle Driskill, Zephyr High (W 71-48) Brookesmith High, 2/4/1958 (28 FGs•5 FT)
   61 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Lorraine High, 1957-58
   61 pts. Linda Kemper, Clyde (W 80-28) Roby High, 12/1/1961 (5'2"•17 FGs•27 FT•had polio a yr. earlier•13/16/13/19) Dyess AFB Girls' Tournament 2nd round
   61 pts. Debbie Summers, Dimmitt High (W 61-51) Floydada, 12/13/1966
   61 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillip Blachawks (W 77-28) Electra Tigerettes, 2/18/1975 (6'3" jr.•23-43 FGs•11-17 FT•6 reb.•sat w/2:10 left) Class AA Bi-District at Memphis HS att: 700
   60 pts. Mary Rosebrook, George West HS (L 65-76) Earth HS (Springlake), 3/16/1968 (5'11" sr.•23 FG•103 pts. in 2 games) 65-75? State Class A Tournament Championship Game
   60 pts. Sandra Prince, Stroman High (W 86-28 Nazareth Academy, 12/5/1970 (29 FGs•2 FT) Stingarette Invitational Tournament consolation semifinals
   60 pts. Jo Spurger, Dublin High (W 74-69O.T.) at De Leon High, 2/11/1975 (5'3½" sr., scored all 9 of team's pts. in OT.)
   60 pts. Debbie Lou Howard, Lipan High, 1975
   60 pts. Linda Waddell, Blessed Sacrament (W 74-40) St. Mary's Hall, 2/14/1976 (5'11" Sr.; 22 of 27 FGs; 16-21 FTs)
   59 pts. Margaret Yandell, Munday High (W 87-41) Vera High, 12/17/1955 Goree All-Girl Tournament consolation Championship game
   59 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Ira High, Dec. 1956 (110 pts. in 2 consec. games)
   59 pts. Nancy Galloway, Aspermont High v. Trent High, 1956-57 (5'8" w/star twin brother Ned)
   59 pts. Nancy Galloway, Aspermont High v. McAdoo High, 1957-58 (5'8" w/star twin brother)
   59 pts. Betty Johnson, Abernathy HS (W 76-51) Old Glory HS, 2/2/1962 Hardin-Simmons HS Invitational quarterfinals Rose Field House, Abilene 2/1969
   59 pts. Linda Linville, Bloomington Bobkittens (W 66-56) Industrial, 12/11/1964 Redfish Basketball Tournament at Tivoli
   59 pts. Deanie Beasley, Hawley High (W 70-50) Trent High, 2/8/1972
   59 pts. D'Lynn Brown, Stratford Elkettes (L 71-77O.T.) Canyon Eaglettes, 12/7/1974 (FG to tie at end of reg.) Suray Tournament championship game
Canyon's Robena Johnson 45 pts. in same 12/7/74 game.
   59 pts. Leslie Davis, Klondike High (W 77-46) Anthony HS, 2/21/1975 (5'8") Region 1-B Regional quarter-finals at Levelland
   59 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 103-56) at Lohn High, 11/11/1975
   59 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 73-57) Hawley High, 12/11/1975 Hardin-Simmons Tournament, 1st round
   59 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 110-29) at Early HS “B”, 12/30/1975 Early High School Tournament 1st round
   59 pts. Tresa Williams, Canadian High, 1976 2nd 59 pts.?
   59 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (L 72-96) at Robert Lee HS, 1/18/1977
   58 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High , 1957-58
   58 pts. Robbie Swenson, Lueders-Avoca (W 95-21) at McCaulley High, 1/26/1971
   58 pts. Suzie Myers, Goree Wildcats (W 69-65) Rule Bobcats, 1/19/1973 (Rule's Carol Dudensing 39 pts.)
   58 pts. Lesley Davis, Follett High (W 77-46) Anthony High, 2/21/1975 Region 1-B Tournament at Leveland
   58 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips High (W 85-71) Hays Consolidated, 2/26/1976 Class AA State Tournament Semi-Finals at Austin
   58 pts. Jill Floyd, Sands High (W 115-24) at Westbrook High, 11/23/1976
   58 pts. Venita Outland, Sterling HS Junior Varsity (W 92-15) Galena Park JV, 1/24/1977 Ross Girls Arena
   58 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 76-31) Santa Anna, 2/14/1977 (5'10" sr.•25 FG•8 FT•36 in 2nd half) 76-41? Bi-District Playoff at Brownwood Coliseum
   58 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 75-66) Brock HS, 2/19/1977 (p.m.) (5'10" sr.•21 FG•16 FT•114 pts. in 1 day/2 games) Region II-B Tourney Championship Game at Stephenville
   57 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High School, 1956-57
   57 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (L 73-83) Hawley High, 2/4/1958
   57 pts. Terry Whitmire, Woodson HS (W 79-51) Bryson High, 2/13/1969 25 in 4th qtr.) District 28-B Tournament 1st round at Archer City
   57 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 73-22) Bellville, 12/12/1969 (aft.) (22 FGs) Golden Crescent Tournament 1st round at Stroman HS, Victoria
   57 pts. Karen Spain, Huckabay High (W 97-44) Moran High, 2/14/1972 (24 FGs•9 FT) Bi-District Playoffs at Stephenville
   57 pts. Becky Snell, Coahoma HS Junior Varsity (W 80-30) Sands HS, 11/6/1972 at Ackerly
   57 pts. Liz Ward, Nueces Canyon Pantherettes (W 83-56) Uvalde Lobos, 12/8/1973 Brackettville Tournament Championship Game
   57 pts. Robena Johnson, Canyon High (W 100-57) Jefferson HS, 2/18/1975 State AAAA Playoffs
   57 pts. Tresa Williams, Canadian High, 1976
   57 pts. D'Lynn Brown, Stratford High, 1977
   57 pts. Dora Martinez, Asherton High (W 75-55) Comstock Pantherettes, 2/3/1978 (22 FGs•13-20 FT)
   56 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta (W 68-30) West Delta, 1/11/1955
   56 pts. Laura Whitworth, Rocksprings High, 1960-61 Uvalde Tournament (5 games 50 or more on season•also Class B State tennis singles Champion)
   56 pts. Judy Beasley, Hawley Bearkittens (W 70-64) Nueces Canyon, 3/10/1961 (5'6½" sr.•22-41 FGs•12-13 FT) University Interscholastic League State Class B quarterfinals at Austin
   56 pts. Chris Read, Westbrook High, 1968
   56 pts. Becky Bludau, Kames City Badgers (W 63-29) Kenedy HS, 1/7/1969
   56 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan Buffalo Queens (W 76-43) Sterling City, 2/7/1969 (5'11½" sr.•25 FGs, breaks sister Jody Dodd's c.1966 record of 19 FGs)
Picture of Gloria Dodd, Forsan High School Buffalo Queen basketball player.
   56 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 82-60) Brazosport Exporters, 12/4/1970 (6'0" sr.•22 FGs•19 pts. in 3rd qtr.) Stingerette Girls' Invitational Tournament quarter-finals
Brazosport's Theresa Seldler scored 46 pts. in same 12/4/'70 game.
   56 pts. Terry Eddington, Cross Plains (W 78-38) Bangs High, 2/6/1973
   56 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (W 68-64) Hawley High, 2/18/1977 (6'0"•31 in 1st half•22 FGs•12 FT) Region I Class A Tournament 1st round at Lubbock Coliseum
   56 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 60-53) Bronte HS, 2/19/1977 (a.m.) (5'10" sr.•24 FG•8 FT) Region II-B Tournament semi-finals at Stephenville
   55 pts. Juvean McWhorter, Collinsville (W 74-73) Ropesville, 1956 (Class B State Semi-Finals) (Winning basket w/ 15 sec. left)
   55 pts. Linda Cox, Benhamin High, 1957-58 (5'8" w/twin sister Glenda Cox)
   55 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High , 1957-58
   55 pts. Laquita Day, Cooper High (W 79-29) at Celina High, 1/13/1959
   55 pts. Margie Guinn, Abernathy High (W 80-55) East Central (San Antonio), 3/13/1959 Conference AA State Tournament semi-finals at Austin
   55 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 79-48) Albany High, 2/15/1963 (26 FG, 2 FT)
   55 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 71-55) Copperas Cove, 3/3/1964 Class A Bi-District Playoff at Brownwood (Copperas' Lona Murray 38 pts.)
   55 pts. Mollie Condron, Forsan High (L 68-76) at Robert Lee HS Steers, 11/6/1967 (12 FGs, 31-36 FTs)
   55 pts. MaRtha Cochran, Noodle (W 61-38) Highland, 12/13/1968 35 pts.? Hermleigh Tournament
   55 pts. Sheila Vitovsky, Ennis St. John (W 99-10) St. Peters (Dallas), 1/6/1970
Image of Sheila Vitosky, Ennis St. John basketball player (Iowa), with ball. From the Corsicana Daily Sun (Texas), January 11, 1970.
   55 pts. Wilma Hull, Brock High (W 87-79) May High, 2/21/1975 Region 2, Class B University Scholastic League Tournament at Stephenville (May's Bonnie Buchanan 43 pts.)
   55 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 82-39) at Zephyr High, 1/14/1977
   55 pts. Robbie Freeman, Trent High, grad. 1978?
   54 pts. Sidney Roberts, Patton Springs (W 72-57) Girard HS, 1/21/1954 Jayton Invitation Tournament 1st round
   54 pts. Pat Patterson, East Delta (W 62-31) Enloe High, 1/7/1955
   54 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High , 1957-58
   54 pts. Margie Gunn, Abernathy, 1959
   54 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 88-32) Burkburnett HS, 2/7/1963 Hardin-Simmons Invitational Tournament
   54 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 83-63) Mineral Wells, 12/19/1963
   54 pts. Janie Easterling, Avoca High (W 93-54) Noodle High, 1/7/1964
   54 pts. Cheryl Brown, Rochester High (W 64-43) Goree High, 1/12/1965
   54 pts. Nancy Fuller, Moran High v. Albany High, 1965-1967 (5'11")
   54 pts. Pat Ramsey, Chapel Hill High (W 68-66) Fannindel Falcolnettes, 2/15/1966 at Ladonia
   54 pts. Marilyn Aschenbeck, Round Top-Carmine (W 67-47) Brock High (Weatherford), 3/11/1966 (98 pts. in 2 games) Class B State Semi-Finals at Austin
   54 pts. Jean Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (W 89-25) Sealy High, 12/2/1966 (5'8½" jr.•19 FGs•16 FT•32 pts. in 1st half) Victoria Girls Invitation Tournament quarter-finals
Jean Shumbera picture from The Advocate, Victoria, Texas, June 13, 1967
   54 pts. Marsha Dawson, Spring Lake (W 119-37) Forsan High, 2/25/1967 (25 FGs•4FT)
   54 pts. Christine Read, Westbrook Wildcats (W-L) at Highland Hornets, 1/31/1969
   54 pts. Sandra Prince, Stroman High (W 74-30) West Oso, 11/21/1969 (a.m.) (5'11" jr.•84 on day w/2nd game) Tuloso-Midway Tournament 1st round
   54 pts. Vickie Neff, Santa Anna (W 74-22) at Bangs High, 1/27/1970
   54 pts. Dusty Baker, Yorktown Kitty Kats (W 65-19) at Floresville Jaguars, 1/5/1973 (5'4" sr.)
   54 pts. Lea Loesl, Goliad Tigerettes (W 80-61) Kenedy High, 1/23/1973
   54 pts. Mechelle Slaughter, Blanket High (W 77-64O.T.) Carbon High, 12/14/1973 Rising Star Tournament
   54 pts. Debra Tippin, Bryson High (W 62-44) Woodson, 2/5/1974 (District 28-B)
   54 pts. Debbie Lou Howard, Lipan High, 1975
   54 pts. Mindy Marshall, Jim Ned High (L 69-70) Albany High, 2/3/1976
   54 pts. D'Lynn Brown, Stratford Elkettes (W 70-31) Seagraves HS, 2/21/1976 (23-32 FG) Region 1-A Semi-Fnals Lubbock Municipal Coliseum
Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, February 13, 1937: GIRL SCORES 53 POINTS IN BASKETBALL CONTEST...Corsicana, Tex., Feb. 12 (AP)-- Josephine Watkins, star of the Barry high school girls' basketball team, scored 53 of her tean's 55 points in game here last night....She accounted for 25 field goals and three free throws as her team defeated Currie high school, 55-23.
   53 pts. Josephine Watkins, Barry High (W 55-23) Currie High, 2/11/1937 (25 FGs•3 FT) Corsicana Y.M.C.A. League Finals
   53 pts. Rosalyn Range, Skidmore-Tynan (L 66-76) East Chamber, 3/11/1955 Interscholastic League Conference B Tournament 1st round
   53 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (W 70-59) Divide High, Nov. 1956 (168 in 3 games)
   53 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Blackwell High, Dec. 1956 (163 pts. in 3 games; maybe Jan. 1957?)
   53 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Ira High, Mar.. 1957 (5'6½") Mar.? (last game of season, fouled out in 3rd qtr.)
   53 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Highland High, Nov. 1957 (5'7") Dec.? (first game of season)
   53 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Ira HS?, Feb. 1958 ?
   53 pts. Laquita Day, Cooper High (W 79-29) Celina High, 1/13/1959
   53 pts. Fonda Williams, Callisburg (W 85-49) Prosper High, 12/3/1959 Prosper Invitational Tournament 1st round
   53 pts. Elaine Krieger, East Central (W 64-48) Schertz-Cibolo Buffs, 2/28/1963
   53 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 71-55) Copperas Cove, 3/5/1964 Bi-District Play-off
   53 pts. Diana Lewis, Trent Gorillas (W 105-41) Old Glory HS, 2/5/1965 (100 in 2 days/games•17 FGs•19-26 FT•100 in 2 games) Hardin-Simmons Invitational quarterfinals 2,000
   53 pts. Christene Reed, Westbrook High (W 64-53) at Highland High, 1/31/1969 (17 FGs•19 FT)
   53 pts. Judy Johnson, Hale Center Owlettes (W 86-53) Friona, 2/14/1969 District 3-AA Playoffs 2nd round
   53 pts. Susan Hicks, Comanche High (W 64-60) Clyde Bulldogs, 12/11/1970 (Clyde's Kathy Smith 40 pts.)
   53 pts. Joan Gillam, Idalou (W 62-32) Post High, 1/7/1972 (21-28 FGs•9-11 FT)
   53 pts. Gayla Heatley, Trent Gorillas (W 61-58) at Abilene Christian Panthers, 11/21/1972 (19 FGs•15-24 FT)
   53 pts. Sylvia Saldivar, Olron High (W 64-56) at Littlefield, 1/30/1973
   53 pts. Debbie Lou Howard, Lipan High (W 70-57) Gordon High, 2/4/1975 (Gordon's Karen Stoner 40 pts.)
   53 pts. Karen Mann, LaPryor Lassies (W 102-34) Comstock Pantherettes, 1/9/1976 (28 FGs•7 FT)
   53 pts. Claire Morris, Grand Prairie Gophers (L 72-80) Lamar Vikings, 2/2/1976 (24-42 FGs•5-9 FT)
Lamar's Cheryl Wade scored 47 pts. in same 2/2/76 game.
Picture of Claire Morris, from 2/2/1976 basketball game, in which she scored 53 points for the Grand Prairie Gophers in a 80 to 72 loss to the visiting Lamar Vikings. This was the final home game of the season. Photo by Greg Gollinet, from The Grand Prairie Daily News, Grand Prairie, Texas.
   53 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 103-31) Sidney High, 2/3/1976 (5'9" jr.)
   53 pts. Karen Williams, Post High (W 58-44) Floydada, 12/14/1976
   53 pts. Linda Mazurek, Comanche Indians (W 84-69) at Breckenridge Buckaroos, 1/18/1977
   52 pts. Babe Diidrikson, Beaumont Royal Purples v. Ball High (Galveston), c.1929
   52 pts. Marlene Bailey, Matador High (W 69-67) Quail High, 12/12/1952 (Quail's Jo White 42 pts.) Matador Lions Club Tournament
   52 pts. Mary Jean Andress, Comanche (W 61-54) Lingleville, 1/27/1954 Indian Trails Invitational tournament quarterfinals at Corman
   52 pts. Belva Ramsey, Morton High, 1955-56
   52 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Lawn High, Jan. 1957 (276 pts. in 5 straight games)
   52 pts. Nancy Galloway, McAdoo High v. Old Glory High, 1957-58 (5'8" w/star twin brother)
   52 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High (W 74-52) Noodle High, 2/14/1958
   52 pts. Doris McDermitt, Dimmitt High (W 71-58) Cotton Center, 12/16/1960
   52 pts. Gayle Nichols, Olton High (L 56-60) at Abernathy High, 12/4/1962
   52 pts. Paula Corn, Baird (W 62-55) Sands HS (Ackerly), 2/8/1963 (106 in 2 games/days) Hardin-Simmons Tournament 2nd round (Sands' Zelda Bodine 39 pts.)
   52 pts. Loree Miller, Hamilton High, 1963-64? married name (Broke sister Joyce's school record of 47)
   52 pts. Faye Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (W 83-42) Conroe High, 3/5/1965 (5'7" sr.•20-27 FGs•12 FT) Playoffs at Lamar Consolidated Gym, Rosenburg
   52 pts. Frieda Rousseau, Tulia Hornettes (W 70-57) Victoria Stingerettes, 3/11/1967 Class AAA Championship Game at Austin (5'6" sr.•15 FGs•22-28 FT•99 pts. in 2 games/days•18 of team's 19 in 1st qtr/13/9/12 Freida Altman-Rousseau)
   52 pts. Connie Bellenhausen, Munday Moguls (W 74-67) at Crowell High, 2/6/1968
   52 pts. Christene Reed, Westbrook High (W 59-53) Hobbs High, 1/28/1969 (team played w/just 5 players last 5:30 of game)
   52 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 76-46) El Campo, 12/12/1969 (109 in 2 games in 1 day•13 FGs•26 FT) Golden Crescent Tournament quarterfinals at Stroman HS, Victoria
   52 pts. Vicki Neff, Santa Anna HS (W 87-41) at Goldthwaite HS, 2/6/1970
   52 pts. Lisa Risinger, Bula High (W 84-42) Sudan High, 12/7/1972 51? Whitelace Tournament 1st round
   52 pts. Michelle Slaughter, Blanket Tigerettes (W 72-66) Rising Star, 11/6/1973 (R.S.'s Marissa Polk had 42 pts.)
   52 pts. Karen Earp, Weinert High (W 67-39) Benjamin High, 1/18/1974
   52 pts. Jeannie Greenhouse, Miami High (W 64-57) Wheeler High, 12/5/1974 Salt Fork Classic 1st round at Clarendon College
   52 pts. Rose Kuehler, Groom Hornettes (W 92-38) Mobeetie Tigerettes, 1/31/1975
   52 pts. Patty Kirchmeyer, Calallan High (W 84-53) Tuloso-Midway, 2/3/1975 (6'1½"•25-32 FGs) District 15-3A South Zone Title Playoff at Ray High Gym
   52 pts. Mary Jo Spanihel, Rice High (W 77-69) Belleville Brahma, 12/8/1975
   52 pts. Suzie Oelschlegel, Odem High (W 58-57) Industrial HS Cobraettes, 12/13/1975 (25 in 4th qtr.) Austwell-Tivoli Invitational Tournament championship game
   52 pts. Nell Fortner, New Braunfels (W 59-48) Churchill, 1/5/1976
   52 pts. Carolyn Ridley, McCamey Badgerettes (W 89-37) Ozona High, 1/16/1976
   52 pts. Debbie Lou Howard, Lipan High (W 72-60) Gordon High, 2/6/1976 District 23-B Championship
   52 pts. Darlene Barnett, Sterling Rangers (W 94-32) at Aldine High, 1/3/1977 (Houston)
   52 pts. Dee Dee James, Bridge City Cardinals (W 78-60) at Livington High, 1/24/1977
   52 pts. Jean Zirkelbach, Plano Senior High (W 72-61) Richardson HS, 2/3/1977
   52 pts. Jackie Smith, McCallum Knights (Austin) (L 63-75) at Stroman Raiders, 11/18/1977
Stroman's Sherry Pfister scored 50 pts. in same 11/18/77 game.
   52 pts. Jackie Sohrt, Louise Hornets (W 57-37) Ganado Indians, 1/10/1978
   51 pts. Mary Jean “Scrub” Andress, Comanche High v. DeLeon, Jan. 1954 also reported as 52 pts.
   51 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta v. East Lamar, 1954-55
East Lamar's Helen Temple scored 48 pts. in same game.
   51 pts. Nancy McIntyre, Lawn High (L 62-63O.T.) Clyde High, 12/17/1955 (18 FGs•15 FT) Baird Invitational Tournament championship game
   51 pts. Nancy Mueller, Gateswood High (W 71-69) Cayuga High, 12/15/1955 (22 FGs•7 FT) Girls' Invitational Tournament 1st round at Baylor U. (Waco)
Cayuga's Jeannine Duncan scored 46 pts. in same 12/15/55 game.
   51 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Lueders High, Dec. 1956
   51 pts. Elizabeth “Liz” Fojtik, Skidmore-Tynan HS, 1956-57
   51 pts. Della Jo Brooks, Moran High, Nov. or Dec. 1957 (5'4" jr.)
Della Jo Brooks scored 51 points in a game twice for Moran High in the 1957-58 season. (Texas 6-on-6 basketball)
   51 pts. Della Jo Brooks, Moran High (L 60-64O.T.) at Desdemona High, 1/10/1958 2nd time
   51 pts. Betty Carlisle, Chico High (W 80-54) at Sanger Indians, 2/2/1960
   51 pts. Loree French, Hamilton High (W 71-42) at Dublin High, 2/18/1964
   51 pts. Marilyn Aschenbeck, Round Top-Carmine Cubs (L 65-69) Trent Gorillas, 3/10/1965 (6'1") 3/13? State Class B Championship Game at Austin Gregory Gym
   51 pts. Jean Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (L 75-76) Tulia Hornettes, 3/12/1966 Class AAA Championship at Austin
   51 pts. Brenda King, Bellville High (W 93-52) Brazosport, 12/2/1966 (5'8"•16 FGs•19 FT) Victoria Girls Invitation Tournament quarter-finals
   51 pts. Jill Gregg, Decatur Eaglettes (W 72-30) Jacksboro, 2/3/1967 (6'1" sr.•24 FGs•3 FT)
   51 pts. Kathy Allen, Stratford High v. Sunray High, 1968-69
   51 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan High, Feb. 1969 (107 pts. in 2 games.) 1971?
   51 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan Buffalo Queens (W 73-56) Bronte High, 1/9/1970 (18 FGs, 3-5 FT)
   51 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 90-45) Stroman Raiders, 2/2/1970 (6'0" jr.•14 FGs•23 FT•16/19/12/4)
   51 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan High (W 79-62) at Bronte High, 2/9/1971 (14 FGs•23 FT)
   51 pts. Nina Marburger, Round Top-Carmine Cubettes (W 63-40) Flour Bluff, 12/14/1972 (23 FGs•5 FT) Golden Crescent Tournament 1st round Victoria
   51 pts. Gloria Estrada, Fabens High (W 85-815 O.T.s) Canutillo High, 1/12/1973
   51 pts. Marilyn Payton, Coopers High (W 71-52) Tahoka High, 1/16/1973
   51 pts. Hilda Miranda, Hobbs High (W 59-39) Loraine Bulldogs, 1/19/1973
   51 pts. Marilyn Payton, Cooper High (W 78-50) Littlefield High, 1/26/1973
   51 pts. Jackie Rose, Loraine Bulldogs (W 74-54) at Westbrook Wldcats, 2/4/1975
   51 pts. Gina Boldt, Victoria Stingarettes (W 91-38) Weslaco, 12/11/1975 (29 in 2nd half•23 FGs) Toast of the Coast Tournament 1st round Victoria
   51 pts. Cheryl Hartman, Nazareth (W 75-40) at Ralls High, 1/7/1977
   51 pts. Tracy Brooks, Callisburg High (W 77-54) Muenster Hornets, 1/31/1978
   50 pts. Jimmie Scott, Emory Kittens (W 106-10) Forreston, 1936 A.A.U. Howard Tournament
   50 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High, 1955-56 (frosh)
   50 pts. Juvean McWhorter, Collinsville (W 72-46) Wortham, 1956 (Class B Region III Tournament, Rd. 1)
   50 pts. Elizabeth “Liz” Fojtik, Skidmore-Tynan HS, 1956-57
   50 pts. Linda Cox, Benjamin High, 1957-58 (5'8" w/twin sister Glenda Cox)
   50 pts. Judy Beasley, Hawley Bearkittens (W 70-64) Nueces Canyon, 3/10/1959 (a.m.) (5'6½" sr./22-41 FG/12-13 FT) State Class B Division 1st round
   50 pts. Irene Williams, Nueces Canyon (W 68-58) Academy of Temple, 3/4/1961 Region 6-B Final at San Marcos
   50 pts. Carolyn Dornak, Jourdanton Squaws (L 68 -85) Baird HS, 3/14/1964 48? (Frosh•20 FG•10 FT) Class A Championship Game at Gregory Gym, Austin
Baird's Paula Corn scored 63 61 pts. in same 3/14/64 championship game.
   50 pts. Lynda Brooks, May High (W 68-45) Brookesmith, 1/19/1965 Sudden-Death Bi-District Playoff
   50 pts. Judy Jenkins, Hamlin High (W 54-51) Roby HS, 2/5/1965 (15 FGs•20-32 FT) Hardin-Simmons Invitational consolation quarterfinals
   50 pts. Marsha Treadwell, Eastland HS (W 107-16) Olden High, 11/19/1965
   50 pts. J. Migl, Moulton High (W 59-49) at Goliad Tigerettes, 2/15/1966
   50 pts. Carolyn Dornak, Jourdanton High (W 73-42) Cross Plains, 3/11/1966 (5'7"•18-21 FGs•14-17 FT) Class A Semi-Finals at Ausrin
   50 pts. Nancy McWilliams, McAdoo High (W 56-38) Flomot, 12/13/1966
   50 pts. ___ Howard, Frenship High (L 75-83) at Springlake High, 12/11/1967
   50 pts. Sandra Prince, Stroman Raiders (W 74-42) Gregory-Portland Wildcats, 12/1/1970 (38 in 1st half•20-30 FGs•10-12 FT)
   50 pts. Alice Parrish, Moran High (W 82-38) at Putnam, 1/26/1971
   50 pts. Susan Hicks, Comanche High (W 70-51) at Coleman Bluecats, 2/5/1971
   50 pts. Sabrina McNair, Lueders-Avoca (W 101-14) McCaulley High, 1/31/1974
   50 pts. Leslie Davis, Klondike Cougars (W 56-52O.T.) at Sands HS Mustangs (Ackerly), 1/14/1975 (24 FGs•2 FT)
   50 pts. Diane Horn, Midway High (W 106-12) Georgetown High, Jan. 1975
   50 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips HS Blackhawks (W 68-53) Slaton HS, 2/21/1976 (morn.) (6'3" sr.•22-35 FG•6-7 FT•sat w/2:00 left•34 pts. in eve. final, 70-52 win v. McCamey, for 84 on day.) Region 1-AA Tournament Semi-Finals at Lubbock
   50 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 77-70) Comanche Indians, 12/11/1976 (97 in 2 games/1 day•164 in 3 games) Hardin-Simmns U. Tournament championship game at Abilene
   50 pts. Vivian Thompson, Spade High (W 67-64) Happy High, 12/14/1976
   50 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 83-30) Sidney HS, 1/7/1977 (sat after 3 qtrs.) District 10-B Playoffs
   50 pts. Sherry Pfister, Stroman Raiders (W 75-63) Austin McCallum Knights, 11/18/1977
Knights' Jackie Smith scored 52 pts. in same 11/18/77 game.
   49 pts. Barbara Ray, Bullard High (L 61-82) Penelope High, 3/13/1952 HSGBLT State Basketball League/McCamey Tournament quarter-finals at Waco
Penelope's Evelyn Kolar had 46 pts. in same 3/13/52 game.
   49 pts. Joan Gilreath, Hiddenite High (W 73-49) Scotts High, 12/2/1953 (Sister Betty Gilreath 20 pts.; Scotts' ___ Rufty haad 40 pts.)
   49 pts. Patsy Patterson, East Delta v. East Lamar, 1954-55
   49 pts. Helen Temple, East Lamar v. East Delta, 1954-55
   49 pts. Helen Temple, East Lamar (W 71-53) West Lamar, 3/1/1955 (18 FGs•13 FT) Regional Playoffs
West Lamar's Doris Armstrong had 45 pts. in same 3/1/55 playoff game.
   49 pts. Linda Cox, Benjamin High (L 84-852 O.T.s) Goree HS, 12/17/1955 Goree All-Girl Tournament championship game
   49 pts. Elizabeth “Liz” Fojtik, Skidmore-Tynan HS, 1956-57
   49 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Ira High, 1/3/1957 (325 pts. in 6 consecutive games)
   49 pts. Melva Kelton, Sugar Land (W 76-50) Charlotte HS, 1/12/1957 also reported as 45 Rice Tournament Championship game
   49 pts. Shirley Rowlett, Goldthwaite (W 65-16) at Llano High, 1/22/1957
   49 pts. Peggy Cooley Snell, Hawley High (W 78-43) Eula High, 2/9/1957 Hardin-Simmons High School Invitational Semi-Finals
   49 pts. Elizabeth “Liz” Fojtik, Skidmore-Tynan (W 79-42) Poth High, 2/10/1957 2nd maybe 3rd 49 pts. Bi-District Playoff
   49 pts. Linda Glaize, Stanton High (W 70-36) at Rotan Yellowhammers, 2/7/1958
   49 pts. Linda Kemper, Clyde High (W 58-47) at Cross Plains Buffaloes, 2/9/1960
   49 pts. Sue James, Sundown High (W 75-64) Hull-Daisetta, 3/9/1961 Austin Interscholastic League Tournament Class A semifinals (13 FGs•23 FT)
   49 pts. Sally Harris, Norton High (W 55-48) Divide, 12/20/1962
   49 pts. Janie Easterling, Avoca High (L 67-87) Trent High, 2/5/1964 (9 FG, 31 FT)
   49 pts. Faye Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (L 71-85) at Jourdanton, 1/16/1965
Shumbera scored 26 pts. in afternoon 41-37 win at Canyon Hign (New Brauafels) for 75 pts. on day.
   49 pts. Lisa Risinger, Bula High (W 67-27) Bledsoe, 1/16/1973
   49 pts. Terri Eddington, Cross Plains (W 64-41) Early High, 1/23/1973 (8 FGs•33 of 34 FTs)
   49 pts. Michelle Slaughter, Blanket High (W 69-40) at Zephyr High, 1/25/1974
Zephyr's Tommy Howard also scored 49 pts. in the 2nd game, as the Zephyr boys beat Blanket, 93-54.
   49 pts. Nancy Pittard, Mozelle High (L 57-89) May High, 2/18/1975 (29 FTs) Bi-District Playoff at Coleman 2/11?
   49 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 71-49) at Eula High, 12/9/1975
   49 pts. Kathy Harston, Carroll Dragons (L 74-78) Archer City, 2/21/1976 Class A Region II Playoffs Championship Game
Action shot of Carroll Dragon basketball star, Kathy Harston, passing the basketball in the February 22, 1976 Texas Class A Region II tournament championship game, which Carroll lost in an upset to the Archer City Archerettes, 78 to 74. From The Denton Record-Chronicle, Denton, Texas, February 22, 1976 Staff photo by Lon Cooper
   49 pts. Jeanene Bradford, Klondike High (W 85-48) Smyer High, 11/9/1976
   49 pts. Jean Zirkelbach, Plano Senior High, 1976-77 1st time w/49 pts.
   49 pts. Jean Zirkelbach, Plano Senior HS (W 84-53) Richardson Lake Highlands, 1/31/1977
   48 pts. Mary Jean Andress, Comanche High (W 90-24) Melvin HS, 1/7/1954 (22 FGs•4 FT) Early High Invitationa Tournament 1st round
   48 pts. Mary Jean Andress, Comanche High (W 54-52) McCaulley, 2/5/1954 (18 FGs•12 FT) Hardin-Simmons High School Invitational quarterfinals
   48 pts. Margaret Odom, Dimmitt Bobbies (W 66-60) Granbury High, 3/13/1954 (5'9" jr.) Class A-AA Interscholastic Lg. Championship Game at Austin
Sister Lometa Odom has State Basketball League McCamey Tournament record of 78 pts., set on 3/14/1952.
   48 pts. Helen Temple, East Lamar v. East Delta, 1954-55
East Delta's Patsy Patterson scored 51 pts. in same game.
   48 pts. Patty Francis, Coahoma High (W 60-52) at Knott High, 1/3/1956
   48 pts. Edna Sanders, Delmar High (W 62-58) Chicota High, 1/4/1956
   48 pts. Melva Kelton, Sugar Land (W 89-59) at Brazosport Exporterettes, 11/27/1956
   48 pts. Nancy Galloway, Aspermont High (W 76-59) at Weinart High, 12/31/1957
   48 pts. Alice Watkins, Prosper Eaglettes (W 86-57) Melissa Lionettes, 1/30/1959
   48 pts. Margie Guinn, Abernathy Antelopes (W 70-48) Hawley Bearkittens, 2/7/1959 (16 FGs•16 FT) Hardin-Simmons HS Invitational Tournament Championship Game
   48 pts. Ella Fay Greer, Aspermont High (W 76-35) Rule High, 2/7/1961
   48 pts. Janie Easterling, Avoca (L 71-76) Baird HS, 12/13/1963 Dyess AFB Girl' Tournament 2nd round (Baird's Paula Corn 43 pts.) 49?
   48 pts. Patty Jones, Eula High (W 70-68) Avoca Mustangs, 1/28/1964
   48 pts. “Marvelous” Mickie Fulks, Briscoe High (W 64-53) at Canadian HS Wildcats, 11/20/1964
   48 pts. Kathleen Long, Wylie High (W 67-41) Roby High, 1/15/1965
   48 pts. Faye Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (W 61-60) Jasper High, Mar. 1965 (10/10/8/20) State Semi-Finals
   48 pts. Jody Dodd, Forsan High Buffalo Queens, c.1966
   48 pts. Jean Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (W 71-68) Marion High, 12/3/1966 (17 FGs•14 FT•27 in 1st half) Victoria Stingarettes Tournament 3rd Place Game
   48 pts. Peggy Hale, Spur High (W 56-37) Roosevelt, 2/4/1969
   48 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 64-49) El Campo Ricebirds, 2/20/1969
   48 pts. Becky Bludau, Karnes City (W 57-55O.T.) at Jourdanton, 2/27/1969 (3-pt. play ties reg.•2 FTs w/11 sec. left wins in OT)
   48 pts. Donna Adams, Weinert High (W 62-39) at O'Btien High, 12/16/1969
   48 pts. Brenda Davis, Gustine High (W 90-40) Mullin High, 1/13/1970
   48 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan High Buffalo Queens, 1970-71 (5'11½" sr.•sister of Jody)
   48 pts. Becca Kiker, Roby High (W 64-632 O.T.s) at Highland High, 2/5/1971
   48 pts. Denise Ward, Calallen (W 64-24) Woodsboro, 1/7/1972
Denise Ward, Calallen basketball player (Texas), sitting in lotus position with basketball getting ready for North-South All-Star GAme. From The Corpus Christi Times, July 11, 1973.
   48 pts. Karen Spain, Huckabay Indians (W 71-48) Gordon Longhorns, 1/12/1972
   48 pts. Temi Baker, Knox City (W 79-66) at Paducah High, 1/21/1975
   48 pts. Ginger Thornton, Wylie High (W 84-29) Rotan High, 1/9/1976
   48 pts. Ginger Thornton, Wylie High (W 80-31) Albany High, 1/27/1976
   48 pts. Jaki Sohrt, Louise Hornets (W 97-35) East Bernard, 12/14/1976 (soph•played 1st half & 2 min.)
   48 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (W 52-42) Gruver High, 1/4/1977 (19-34 FGs•10-12 FT)
   48 pts. Carol Koudela, Louise Hornets (W 82-54) at East Bernard, 1/21/1977
   48 pts. DeRenda Durr, Sanford-Fritch (W 70-66) at Phillips High, 2/10/1977 1,200 (soph•20-31 FGs•8-10 FT)
Phillip's Debra Rankin scored 65 pts. in same 2/10/77 game.
   48 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips Blackhawks (W-L) Memphis High, 2/15/1977 Class A District Playoffs
   48 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 63-50) Crawford, 2/24/1977 (aft.) (5'10" sr.•11 FGs•26-29 FTs) State Class B Semi-Finals at Austin
   47 pts. Lometa Odom, Dimmitt High (W 69-29) Aledo High, 3/7/1951 (22-27 FGs•3 FT) HSGBLT State (McCamey) Tournament, 1st round at Waco (Baylor U.)
   47 pts. Helen Temple, East Lamar (W 73-57) Deport High, 2/8/1955 District 50-B Playoffs, 1st round at Pattonville
   47 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Divide High, Nov. 1956 (161 pts. in 3 games)
   47 pts. Lois Amerson, Samnorwood (L 61-70) McLean, 12/18/1956 (McLean's Laura Mae Switzer 41 pts.)
   47 pts. Doris McDermitt, Dimmitt Bobcats (L 59-71) Wayland College Queen Bees, 11/29/1960
   47 pts. Joyce Rohde, Hamilton High, pre-1963? married name (School record broken by sister Loree w/52 pts.)
   47 pts. Zula Tomlinson, Lake View (San Angelo) (L 74-76) at Jim Ned High (Tuscola), 11/20/1962
   47 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 60-40) Goldthwaite High, 2/5/1963 Bi-District Playoffs at Brownwood
   47 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 83-54) at Eastland HS, 1/28/1964
   47 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 67-52) Sands Mustangs, 2/10/1964 Hardin-Simmons Tournament Semi-Finals at Abilene 2/8?
   47 pts. Diana Lewis, Trent High (W 87-69) Paint Creek, 2/4/1965 Hardin-Simmons U. Invitational 1st round
   47 pts. Freida Rousseau, Tulia High (W 66-48) Duncanville, 3/10/1967 Class AAA State Tournament, semi-finals (5'6" sr.•16-29 FG in 3 qtrs.)
   47 pts. Molly Condron, Forsan High (W 85-23) Ozona High, 12/17/1967 12/16 Wink's Weekend Basketball Tournament Consolation Semi-Finals Eldorado?
   47 pts. Sandra Martin, New Deal (W 65-43) Crosbyton, 2/7/1969
   47 pts. Debbie Lawrence, Calallen High (W 60-54) Stroman High, 11/21/1969 Tuloso-Midway Tournament 2nd round
   47 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 72-52) Calhoun Sandies, 1/26/1970
   47 pts. Sarah Fletcher, Comanche Indians (W 77-50) Clyde Bulldogs, 2/6/1970
   47 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingerettes (W 72-70) at Calallen High, 11/20/1970
   47 pts. Sandra Price, Stroman Raiders (W 63-31) Louise Hornets, 12/3/1970 (23 FGs•20 in 1st qtr.•27 in 3rd qtr.) Stingarette Invitational losers bracket quarterfinals
   47 pts. Jan Kruse, Ira High (W 70-60) Westbrook, 12/15/1970
   47 pts. Sandra Prince, Stroman High (L 65-69) at Round Top-Carmine, 12/15/1970
Round Top's Nina Marburger scored 45 pts. in same 12/15/70 game.
   47 pts. Gayle Berry, Smyer (L 58-73) Union High, 12/16/1971 Whiteface Tournament
   47 pts. Suzie Myers, Goree High (W 67-45) Paint Creek, 12/18/1973
   47 pts. Teresa Williams, Canadian High (W 50-24) Shamrock High, 12/29/1973
   47 pts. Denise Grindstaff, Knox City (W 73-47) Paducah High, 1/11/1974
   47 pts. ____ Jameson, Eola High (W 69-38) Roscoe High, 12/14/1974 Bronte Tournament Consolation Game
   47 pts. Gena Terry, Roby High (W 72-53) at Westbrook High, 2/11/1975
   47 pts. Cathy Hess, Hermleigh High (W 66-54) Fluvanna High, 1/9/1976
   47 pts. Cheryl Wade, Lamar Vikings (W 80-72) at Grand Prairie Gophers, 2/2/1976 (18-29 FGs•11-13 FT•21 in 4th qtr.)
Gophers' Claire Morris had 53 pts. in same 2/2/76 game.
   47 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (L 63-78) Crawford HS, 2/26/1976 (18 FGs) State Class B Semi-Finals at Austin
   47 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (L 77-79) Comanche Indians, 11/18/1976
   47 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 66-62) Wylie High, 12/11/1976 (104 in 2 games) Hardin-Simmons U. Tournament semifinals at Abilene
   47 pts. Darlene Barnett, Sterling High (W 84-40) North Shore, 1/10/1977 (Houston)
   47 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May Tigers (W 82-59) Zephyr, 2/1/1977 District 18-B Final at Brownwood
   47 pts. Dee Dee James, Bridge City (W 74-28) Deer Park, 11/18/1977 (93 pts. in 2 games/days) West Orange-Stark Tournament semi-finals
   46 pts. Ruth Cannon, Cotton Center (W 55-37) Quail High, 1/19/1951 Whiteface Invitational semifinals
   46 pts. Evelyn Kolar, Penelope High (W 82-61) Bullard High, 3/13/1952 48? (tip-in to win w/30 sec. left) State Basketball League McCamey Tournament quarter-finals at Waco
Bullard's Barbara Ray hit 49 pts. in same 3/13/52 game.
   46 pts. Pat Patterson, East Delta (L 60-82) East Lamar, 11/4/1954
East Lamar's June Mitchell scored 45 pts. in same 11/4/54 game.
   46 pts. Jeannine Duncan, Cayuga HS (L 69-71) Gatesville HS, 12/15/1955 Girls Invitational Tourney at Baylor U. (Waco)
Gateswood's Nancy Mueller scored 51 pts. in same 12/15/55 game.
   46 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Highland HS, Nov. 1956 (1st game of season) Divide Tournament
   46 pts. Judy Beasley, Hawley High, 1959-60
   46 pts. Sharon Bomar, Novice High (W 101-14) Eden High, 12/7/1961 Lohn Tournament 1st round
   46 pts. Pat Hilscher, Bloomington High (W 65-46) Aransas County, 12/13/1962 Redfish Tournament at Tivoli
   46 pts. Marilyn Aschenbeck, Round Top-Carmine Cubs (W 70-58) Southwest, 12/3/1965 (6'1") Victoria Girls Basketball Tournament
   46 pts. Marilyn Aschenbeck, Round Top-Carmine (W 57-32) DePort, 3/12/1966 (100 pts. in 2 games/days.•144 in 3 games) Class B State Championship Game at Austin
   46 pts. Susan Britton, Springlake HS (W 105-52) Cross Plains, 3/11/1967 (20-26 FGs) Class A Championship
   46 pts. Mollie Condron, Forsan High (W 69-57) Robert Lee Steers, 11/28/1967 (24 FT, 11 FG)
   46 pts. Nancy Galloway, Aspermont High (W 74-34) Mattson High, 1/23/1968
   46 pts. Suzie Ewing, Mertzon Hornets (W 58-50) Iraan, 11/26/1968
   46 pts. Sandra Prince, Stroman Raiders (W 68-52) at Pacios Sharkettes, 12/3/1968 (23 FGs•2 FT)
   46 pts. Christene Reed, Westbrook High (W 50-33) Fluvanna, 2/7/1969
   46 pts. Theresa Seldler, Brazosport High (L 60-82) Victoria High, 12/4/1970 Stingerette Girls' Invitational Tournament quarter-finals
Victoria's Debbie Nelson scored 56 pts. in same 12/4/70 game.
   46 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 70-46) Rice Consolidated, 12/5/1970 (102 in 2 games) Stingarette Invitational semifinals
   46 pts. Pam Raughton, Wylie High (W 88-44) Knox City, 2/2/1971
   46 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan High, Feb. 1971
   46 pts. Kay McIlean, Chilicothe (L 57-68) Throckmorton, 2/13/1973 Class “B” Bi-District Playoff at Seymour
   46 pts. Carolyn Simmons, Abbott High (W 80-30) Talpa-Centennial, 2/16/1973 (22 FGs) Region II-B Tournament
   46 pts. Leslie Davis, Lamesa Klondike (W 75-38) at Garden City, 11/19/1974
   46 pts. Sheri Haynes, McLean High (W 58-52) Naazareth, 12/26/1974 Amarillo Christmas Holiday Tournament Division I Bracket, 1st rd.
   46 pts. Judy Bufkin, Munday High (W 60-59O.T.) at Knox City, 1/7/1975
   46 pts. Tammy Peiser, Paint Creek (W 72-56) at McCaulley High, 1/7/1975
   46 pts. Capri Kimbrow, Greenwood High (W 90-48) Garden City, 1/14/1975 (23 FGs)
   46 pts. Teresa Williams, Canadian High (W 63-36) Grover High, 1/31/1975
   46 pts. Gina Boldt, Victoria Stingarettes, Nov. or Dec. 1975
   46 pts. Claire Morris, Grand Prairie High, 1975-76
Picture of Claire Morris, Grand Prairie basketball player, from The Grand Prairie Daily News, Grand Prairie, Texas, May 2, 1976
   46 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (W 73-63) Bronte High, 2/21/1976 Region II-B Tourney Final at Stephenville 47? (Bronte's Sherrie Coalson had 43 pts.)
   46 pts. Shirley Brinson, Weslaco Pantherettes (W 92-19) Raymondsville, 12/6/1976
   46 pts. Shirley Brinson, Weslaco Pantherettes (W 95-33) Roma High, 12/10/1976 Weslaco Girls' Basketball Tournament
   46 pts. Beth Cleveland, Dimmitt (L 66-68O.T.) Tulia, 12/14/1976
   46 pts. Bonnie Buchanan, May High (L 54-73) Nazareth HS, 2/25/1977 (5'10" sr.•18 FG) Class B Championship Game At Austin
   46 pts. Dee Dee James, Bridge City Redbirds (W 83-20) Lincoln High, 11/17/1977 West Orange-Stark Tournament 1st round
   45 pts. Ruth Cannon, Cotton Center (W 61-34) Denton Valley, 3/9/1950 Girls Basketball League State Tournament quarter-finals at Waco
   45 pts. June Mitchell, East Lamar (W 82-60) East Delta, 11/4/1954
East Delta's Pat Patterson had 46 pts. in same 11/4/54 game.
   45 pts. Doris Armstrong, West Lamar (L 53-71) East Lamar, 3/1/1955 (10 FGs•25 FT) Regional Playoff
East Lamar's Helen Temple scored 49 pts. in same playoff game.
   45 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Ira High, Dec. 1956
   45 pts. Della Brooks, Moran High (W 52-41) at Scranton High, 2/8/1957
   45 pts. Shirley Woodson, East Lamar (W 58-44) at Roxton High, 1/15/1957
   45 pts. Rose Mary Jones, Trent High v. Highland High, 12/30/1958
   45 pts. Judy Beasley, Hawley Bearkittens, 1959-60
   45 pts. Alice Watkins, Prosper Eagles (W 84-40) Anna High, 2/2/1960 (12 FGs•21-24 FT) 84-49?
   45 pts. Judy Bryan, Santa Anna HS (W 84-67) Clyde High, 2/3/1961
   45 pts. Judy Beasley, Hawley High (L 51-61) Big Sandy HS, 3/11/1961 Class B Division Consolation Game
   45 pts. June Ritchry, Westbrook High (W 73-37) Hermleigh High, 2/8/1963
   45 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 88-28) Merkel High, 12/12/1963 Dyess AFB Birl's Tournament 1st round
   45 pts. Sandy Clanton, Coahoma Bulldogs (W 54-46) Jim Ned Indians, 2/11/1964
   45 pts. Barbara Lakey, Hamlin High (W 64-60) Stamford High, 2/11/1964 District Championship
   45 pts. Bebe Zajicek, Ganado Maidens (L 55-66) Rivercrest HS (Talco-Bogata), 3/12/1966 (A.M.) (29-43 FTs) Class AA State Consolation Game
   45 pts. Dixie Able, Ralls Jackrabbits (W 73-40) Lorenzo High, 2/4/1969
   45 pts. Gloria Dodd, Forsan High (W 67-46) at New Home,
   45 pts. Peggy Matthiesen, Paint Rock HS Indians (W 85-36) Miles Bulldogs, 2/6/1970
   45 pts. Sandra Price, Stroman Raiders (W 74-50) Goliad HS, 11/16/1970
   45 pts. Nina Marburger, Round Top-Carmine (W 69-65) Stroman High, 12/15/1970
Stroman's Sandra Prince scored 47 pts. in same 12/15/70 game.
   45 pts. Sharon Stephenson, Paint Rock (W 80-56) Miles High, 1/23/1973
   45 pts. Robena Johnson, Canyon Eaglettes (W 77-71O.T.) Stratford Eaglettes, 12/7/1974 Sunray Tournament championship game
Stratford's D'Lynn Brown scored 59 pts. in same 12/7/84 game.
   45 pts. Becky Snell, Coahoma High (W 75-53) Winters High, 12/20/1974
   45 pts. Sheri Haynes, McLean Tigerettes (W 71-63) Shamrock High, 1/31/1975
   45 pts. Kemi Baker, Knox City (W 79-51) Paducah High, 2/7/1975
   45 pts. Christie Capps, Duncan High (W 75-52) Spearman HS, Dec. 1975 Duncanville SWAAU Tournament semi-finals
   45 pts. Ruth Beach, Paint Rock HS (W 78-46) Miles High, 1/9/1976
   45 pts. Linda Jordan, Hawley High (W 73-41) Eula High, 1/9/1976
   45 pts. Debra Rankin, Phillips (W 71-55) Lockney High, 11/26/1976 Queens Classic Consolation Bracket at Plainview
   44 pts. Ruth Cannon, Cotton Center (W 62-44) Penelope High, 3/7/1951 HSGBLT Girls Basketball League State Tournament 1st round at Waco
   44 pts. Alice Roemer, Burton High (L 53-70) Eula High, 3/12/1954 State Tournament Class B semifinals
   44 pts. Wanda Wilson, Novice High (L 54-57) Centennial HS, 2/9/1955 District 22-B Tournament at Coleman
   44 pts. Glenda Kennedy, Avery High (W 54-43) at Annona, 2/11/1955 (District 47-B championship clincher)
   44 pts. Kay Burroughs, Klein High (W 52-46) Eagle Lake, 1/12/1957 Rice Tournament consolation game
   44 pts. Mary Parish, North Hopkins (W 69-52) North Zulch, 3/16/1957 State Class B Consolation Game
   44 pts. Pat Webb, Bellevue (W 60-44) Northwest, 12/16/1959 Decatur Baptist College Tournament 2nd round
   44 pts. Paula Corn, Baird High (W 85-51) Albany HS, 1/18/1963
   44 pts. Barbara McAninch, Trent Gorillas (W 78-54) Forsan Buffalo Queens, 3/6/1965 Class B Region VI Tournament
   44 pts. Jean Shumbera, Victoria Stingarettes (W 53-51) Deer Park, 3/1/1966 Bi-District Playoff
   44 pts. Marilyn Aschenbeck, Round Top-Carmine (W 54-51) High Island, 3/10/1966 (22 FT) Class B State 1st round at Austin
   44 pts. Connie Kelsey, DePort High (W 60-45) Forsan High, 3/10/1966 State Class B 1st round at Austin
   44 pts. Carolyn Dornak, Jourdanton High (W 79-74) Springlake HS (Earth), 3/12/1966 (94 pts. in 2 games/days) Class A State Championship Game
   44 pts. Joy Wood, Water Valley (L 60-85) Westbrook, 12/13/1968 Garden City Tournament Consolation semi-finals
Westbrook's Christene Reed scored 67 pts. in same 12/13/68 game.
   44 pts. Kathy Allen, Stratford Elkettes (W 66-64) Walls High, 3/8/1969 Class AA Region I Final
   44 pts. Debbie Nelson, Victoria Stingarettes (W 53-48) at Angleton High, 11/23/1970
   44 pts. Judy Bruce, Del Rio High (W 51-33) Clemens High, 1/4/1972
   44 pts. Becca Kiker, Roby High (W 77-46) at Hermleigh High, 2/8/1972
   44 pts. Karen Spain, Huckabay High (W 64-45) Dublin HS, 2/9/1972
   44 pts. Nina Marburger, Carmine HS (W 68-65) Follett HS, 2/24/1972 (6'2" jr.•G to win at end) State Class “B” Tournament semi-finals
   44 pts. Gail Berry, Smyer (W 68-59) Bule High, 12/1/1972 Witharral Tournament consolation game
   44 pts. LaShawn Sheets, Farwell High (W 73-44) Kress High, 1/20/1973
   44 pts. Deralee Pavlas, Moulton High (W 63-34) v. team?, 1/23/1973
   44 pts. Helen Miranda, Hobbs High (L 51-64) at Highland High, 1/26/1973
   44 pts. Cindy Brock, Chillicothe High (W 64-41) Benjamin HS, 12/14/1973 Benjamin Tournament
   44 pts. Debra Boyd, Gordon Longhorns (L 55-58) at Lingleville Cardinals, 1/8/1974
   44 pts. Jill Rankin, Phillips (W 62-33) Booker, 1/4/1975 White Deer Tournament championship game
   44 pts. Leslie Davis, Lamesa Klondike (L 64-65O.T.) Crawford High, 3/1/1975 State Class B Quarterfinals at Austin
   44 pts. Patty Kirchmeyer, Calallen (W 73-36) Victoria Stroman, 11/17/1975
   44 pts. Robena Johnson, Canyon HS (W 92-47) Carroll HS, Dec. 1975 Duncanville SWAAU Tournament semi-finals
   44 pts. Debbie Howard, Lipan High (W 50-47) Huckabay High, 2/3/1976
   44 pts. Dee Dee James, Bridge City (W 71-32) Spring High, 12/1/1977 (14-15 FT) East Chambers Tournament at Winnie

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