THE BRONX - Truman High School's Lady Mustangs increased their winning streak to five and brought their record up to 7-1 Friday when they beat the visiting Benjamin Banneker Academy Warriors, 72-51.

Truman came ahead after the score being tied at 15 in the second quarter, when senior Lynda Fields brought the Lady Mustangs ahead with a three-point shot. Fields later scored the winning shot in the fourth quarter.