Area sports roundup
Ben Turner scored 23 points as Trumann beat Hoxie this past Friday night in Hoxie. Zach Buchanan added 14 points as Aaron Phelan chipped in 13 points for the Wildcats. The Junior Wildcats also won their game 54-40.
Mallory Hartley scored 42 points but it wasn’t enough as Trumann fell to Hoxie 63-56 last Thursday in girls’ basketball action at Wildcat Gym. In the junior high game, the Junior Lady Wildcats lost 43-40 as Kayde Jones finished with 21 points and Nygeria Jones added 14 points.