Area sports roundup
Trumann had three players score in double figures as the Junior Wildcats downed Marmaduke 55-26 in the Ben Ford State Farm Insurance Invitational junior high tournament this past Monday in Bay. Drew Osment led Trumann with 13 points, Jaquavious Love netted 12 points as Devin Miles added 10 points for the Junior Wildcats.
BJ Marshall scored 24 points to lead the Marked Tree Junior Indians to a 50-33 win over Riverside this past Monday in the opening round of the Ben Ford State Farm Insurance Invitational junior high tournament in Bay.
The EPC Lady Warriors got 15 points from Tileyah Ward in a 54-37 win over Rivercrest this past Monday. Also in double digits for EPC were Kaylee Hood with 14 points and Bre Ward with 10 points. Zoe Constant scored 18 points to lead the Junior Lady Warriors to a 39-37 overtime win.
Football season ended this past Friday night as the EPC Warriors (6-5) lost a tough battle with Mineral Springs 20-14 at Warrior Field in Lepanto. Preston Rains led the Warriors' offense with 14 comploete in 29 attempts for 164 yards and two interceptions while rushing 14 times for 116 yards and a touchdown. Candon Argo added 14 carries for 44 yards as Andrew Harston had a touchdown rushing.