Area sports roundup
The EPC Lady Warriors came up just short as they lost 37-34 to Marianna Lee this past Tuesday in Lepanto. Keragon Gordon led the Lady Warriors with 10 points. The Junior Lady Warriors got 14 points from Denissia Gaines and 11 points from Latavia Freeman in their 50-10 win.
Ben Turner scored 22 points to lead the Trumann Wildcats to a 66-41 win over the Corning Bobcats this past Tuesday in Corning. Mario Burks added 12 points for the Wildcats. Trumann also won the junior high game 51-27.
Azani Smith scored 24 points and Drew Osment added 19 points as the Trumann Junior Wildcats picked up a 55-47 road win from Nettleton this past Monday in junior high basketball action. Nettleton won the eighth-grade game 57-18 as well as the seventh-grade game 37-24.
Marked Tree led from start to finish as they downed Harrisburg 67-18 in high school basketball action this past Monday in Marked Tree. Jack Brown led the Indians with 16 points as Brennon Honeycutt netted 14 points. Trayvius Brown and Isreal Malone each scored 11 points for Marked Tree. The Junior Indians posted a 69-15 win in the junior high game as BJ Marshall led the way with 19 points, Tray Jones added 18 points with Aiden McGuire scoring 10 points for Marked Tree.
Trumann led Corning 9-0 after the first quarter before going on to a 42-35 win this past Monday night at Wildcat Gym. Mallory Hartley led the Lady Wildcats with 13 points. The Junior Lady Wildcats lost their game 47-44 as Kayde Jones finished with 20 points and Nygeria Jones scored 16 points for Trumann.