AREA CHAMPS!Lady Pirates rope Edna in 66-65 thriller

Lytle Lady Pirates celebrate the big play after #10 Calyssa Sevier hit a 3pointer in the last 16 seconds of the game to take the lead. Courtesy photo Ruben Gonzalez.

*Lytle played Columbus Feb20 in the Regional Quarterfinals

Jerel Beaty
Staff Writer
Michael Jackson’s Thriller hit the charts February 26, 1983, almost 40 years ago to the date Lytle’s most recent “thriller” of a ballgame hit the charts…or bottom of the net, for that matter…as Calyssa Sevier literally snapped the net with a three-pointer with her Lady Pirates down one and under 16-seconds on the clock that gave them the Area Championship over Edna 66-65.
“OMG!” exclaimed Head Coach Lori Wilson afterwards. “If you were not in Seguin last Friday night you missed a thriller!”
Edna gave all they had, but Lytle had more in their tank late in the game and they..