Area sports roundup
Trumann was dealt a 72-61 setback at Manila this past Tuesday as MJ Barnes scored 17 points to lead the Wildcats in scoring. Ben Turner and Cody Roland scored 15 and 13 points respectively for Trumann. Trumann lost the junior high contest 67-36.
The Hornets went on the road to Brookland this past Tuesday and were handed a 58-29 loss by the Bearcats. Gavin Casebier scored 12 points to lead Harrisburg as Walker Brown chipped in nine points. The Junior Hornets also lost by a score of 42-12.
Aaron Jolly poured in 24 points to lead Bay past Marmaduke 59-50 this past Tuesday in Marmaduke. Dax Gibson added 14 points with Josh Willard netting 10 points. Bay won the junior high contest as Gunner Darby led the team with 14 points.
EPC had four players in double digits as the Warriors breezed past BIC 62-39 this past Tuesday in Lepanto. Jonathan Gilmore led the way with 17 points as Travis Joplin had 14 points, TJ Bush tossed in 12 points and Dee Buchanan finished with 10 points. EPC also won the junior game 46-29 as Deuce Moore scored 11 point with JaMario Burrus and Preston Rains adding 10 points each.
Jayla Carter scored 19 points as the Marked Tree Lady Indians lost 66-37 to Sloan-Hendrix this past Saturday in the Gerald Jennings Girls Classic in Lake City.
Marked Tree got 19 points from Colby Malone as the Indians downed Marmaduke 71-55 this past Friday at Marmaduke. Paul Coleman scored 16 points as Markel Perry added 14 points. The Junior Indians got 14 points from BJ Marshall as they won 46-38.
Harrisburg had four players hit the double digit mark but it wasn't enough as Manila beat the Hornets 67-52 this past Friday in Manila. Weston Stanford led the way with 15 points as Gavin Casebier, Walker Brown and Dylan Mathis all scored 10 points each.
Tay Smith scored 24 points to lead the Lady Wildcats to a 72-46 win over Westside last Thursday nigh at Wildcat Gym. Olivia Greenwell and Kayla Spence both scored 14 points for Trumann. The Junior Lady Wildcats got 32 points from Kayde Jones as they won 61-32.
The Harrisburg Lady Hornets traveled to Manila last Thursday and were handed a 54-43 loss by the Lady Lions. Abby Edwards scored 22 points to lead Harrisburg. The Junior Lady Hornets also lost by a score of 51-30.
Bay's Lady Yellowjackets got 25 points from Sarah Blackman as they downed Hoxie 61-50 last Thursday at Bay. Mallory Hartley added 16 points and 10 rebounds as Abby Frisby tossed in 18 points for Bay. The Junior Lady 'Jackets lost 42-20 as Destiny Bogard scored 14 points for Bay.