Area sports roundup
Bre Ward scored 18 points to lead the EPC Lady Warriors to a 48-32 win over Barton clinching a spot in the regional tournament his past Tuesday in the 2A-6 district tournament in Marked Tree. Keragan Gordon added 11 points as Tileyah Ward netted 10 points for the Lady Warriors. The EPC Warriors also secured a spot in the regional tournament with a 44-43 win over Marianna Lee.
Harrisburg had their season come to an end this past Monday as the Hornets lost to Palestine-Wheatley 69-49 this past Monday in the opening round of the 3A-2 senior boys’ district tournament at Bald Knob. Jamason King, Presley Witt and Samuel Moore scored eight points each to lead the Hornets as Ray Michael Jones finished with seven points. Ryley Smith had six points, Chase Faulkner netted five points, Layne Tucker added four points, Keaton Speer had two points as Justin Clem chipped in one point for Harrisburg.