Lake Highlands High girls basketball suffered saw a steady helping of defense from Skyline High right out of the gate Tuesday as the Lady Wildcats lost 63-38 at home.

In the first District 9-5A game for Lake Highlands the Lady Wildcats scored only four points in the first quarter as Skyline pulled out to a 15-4 lead. By halftime the lead ballooned to 21 as Skyline led 34-13.

Bridget O’Brien led the lady Wildcats with 12 points, followed by Hannah Wedding who posted 10 points on the night.

The Lady Wildcats will play in the Garland ISD Metro PCS Hoops Invitational basketball tournament starting Dec. 2-4. Times are still to be determined.