SAN SABA The Brownwood Lady Lions came out on the short end in a surprising 51-49 loss to Mason Thursday morning in their first game at the San Saba tournament.

Brownwood (1-2), which is back in action at 11 a.m. today, scored 18 points in the first period, was held without a point in the second, then tacked on 31 points over the final two quarters.

Keeta Vaccaro scored 27 points for the Lady Lions trailed by eight from Kacie New, five each from Cherita George and Ashley Vaccaro, three from Sarah Fox and one point from Delaney Hutson.

Lady Horns split two at Marble Falls

MARBLE FALLS The Early Lady Horns won their opener at the Marble Falls tournament, 46-37, over Kerrville Tivy, then fell to Pflugerville Hendrickson, 66-64, Thursday.

In the win, Aubrey Horton led Early (2-3) with 19 points followed by nine each from Emily Harris and Janae Williams, three from Chelsea Johnston and two points each from Hannah McDaniel, Sydni Thompson and K.J. Elkins.

In the loss, Horton again paced the Lady Horns with 25 points trailed by 13 from Harris, six apiece from Elkins, Thompson and Williams, four from Aspen Escamilla and two points from Hanna Sweatman.