Lady Tigers beat Mount Ver­non

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MOUNT VER­NON, Texas— Texas High built a 12-point lead in the first quar­ter and never trailed against host Mount Ver­non dur­ing a 71-43 THS vic­tory Tues­day in both teams’ sea­son opener.

An­to­nia Porter (16 points) and Amiyah Rone (14) com­bined for 30 points to spark the vis­it­ing Lady Tigers. Eight dif­fer­ent play­ers scored at least five points for Texas High, which hosts Lib­erty-Ey­lau Fri­day.

Saman­tha Lowry had 14 points to lead MV, and An­nie Cof­fey added 12.

Texas High won the ju­nior var­sity game, 24-16, with Ash­lyn Stiger scor­ing eight points. Texas High 19 19 10 23 — 71 Mount Ver­non 7 14 10 12 — 43 THS (71): Mor­ri­son 1 5-6 7, Fin­ley 4 0-0 8, Wil­lis 3 0-0 7, Porter 5 3-4 16, Rone 6 2-3 14, Wil­son 2 0-0 5, Dunn 3 0-0 6, Miller 3 2-2 8, TO­TALS 27 12-15 71. MV (Cof­fey 5 0-1 12, Hill 1 0-0 3, Lowry 5 0-0 14, Du­na­vant 1 1-2 4, Hatch 1 0-0 2, Lee 1 3-4 5, Hughes 1 0-0 2, Keys 0 1-1 1, TO­TALS 15 5-8 16 43. 3-point goals: THS-Porter 3, Wil­son, Wil­lis; MV-Lowry 4, Cof­fey 2, Hill, Du­na­vant. Team fouls: Texas High 17, Mount Ver­non 16.

Queen City 52, Pleas­ant Grove 45

QUEEN CITY, Texas—Jes­sica Jones poured in 27 points, in­clud­ing six 3-point­ers, to lead Queen City over Pleas­ant Grove, 52-45, in a girls var­sity bas­ket­ball game Tues­day.

Ja­cie Lance added 10 points for the Lady Bull­dogs.

Monique Walker had a teamhigh 16 points for the Lady Hawks (0-1), while team­mate Sha’Ne­qua Henry helped out with 14.

Phoebe Robertson lit up the nets for 20 points, and Pleas­ant Grove rolled past QC in the ju­nior var­sity game, 71-23.

Ke­shawn Davis scored 18 points for the Hawks. Han­nah Fitts led the Bull­dogs with 11 points.

Pleas­ant Grove hosts Texas High Mon­day at 4:30 p.m.

Spring Hill 57, Gen. Cen­tral 47

GENOA, Ark.—Genoa Cen­tral couldn’t re­bound from a slow start and fell to Spring Hill.

Christy Ran­dle led Spring Hill with a game-high 19 points and team­mate Graycee Barham added 15 more. Katie Rivera fin­ished with 12.

Lady Drag­ons’ Alyssa Jack­son net­ted 12 points and Victoria Hill scored 11.

Genoa’s JV squad took down the Lady Bears, 40-15, with Donna Jo Rowe lead­ing the way with 15 points for the Lady Drag­ons.

Spring Hill’s Brook­lyn Reed fin­ished with seven points.

Genoa Cen­tral will be on the road Thurs­day when it goes up against Clai­borne Acad­emy in Hay­nesville, and on Fri­day will host Gur­don. Spring Hill 16 18 8 15 — 57 Genoa Cen­tral 8 7 13 19 — 47 SPRING HILL (57): C. Ran­dle 19, K. Rivera 12, G. Barham 15, Medea 2, Parks 2, Moore 3, Ward 2, Carstons 2. TEAM TO­TALS 21 12-23 7 57. GENOA CEN­TRAL (47): A. Jack­son 12, V. Hill 11, Wood 7, Hamp­ton 9, Crow 2, S. Knotts 2, M. Knotts 4. TEAM TO­TALS 19 4-4 17 47. 3-point goals: SH—Rivera 2, Moore 1. GC— Hill 1, Wood 1, Hamp­ton 3.

Avery 40, S. Bluff 29

SUL­PHUR BLUFF, Texas— Jill Whit­ney recorded a dou­bleas Avery girls coasted past Sul­phur Bluff in their sea­son-opener.

Whit­ney fin­ished with a team-high 16 points and 11 re­bounds for the Lady Bull­dogs, and Mag­gie Taylor and Cas­sidy Kel­soe added an­other 12 and six points, re­spec­tively.

Alexis Coughran con­trib­uted four re­bounds and three steals in the win.

Waskom 48, Maud 43

MAUD, Texas—In a close con­tested game, it was Waskom that came out on top, de­feat­ing Maud.

Lady Car­di­nals’ Bri­anna Bar­nette scored 11 points and Alex Con­kle­ton added an­other 10.

In ju­nior var­sity ac­tion, Waskom beat Maud, 25-12. Nyala Mitchell led the Lady Cards with four points. Waskom 10 11 14 12 — 48 Maud 9 12 9 13 — 43 WASKOM (48): K.Hag­gerty 3, M. Cabr­era 7, S. Mid­dle­brook 12, S. Mims 14, D. Lebron 2, D. Beaty 10. TEAM TO­TALS 17 6-21 29. MAUD (43): J. Mont­gomery 8, B. Bar­nette 11, A. Con­kle­ton 10, K. Mitchell 6, R. Mur­phy 8. TEAM TO­TALS 13 17-46 22. 3-point goals: WASKOM—K.Hag­gerty, S. Mid­dle­brook 2, S. Mims 2.

McLeod 49, Bloom­burg 41

BLOOM­BURG, Texas— Se­lena Moon scorched the nets for a game-high 23 points as McLeod cruised past Bloom­burg be­hind a 21-point first quar­ter.

Jil­lian El­lis added 13 points in the Lady Longhorns’ vic­tory.

Bloom­burg’s Ha­ley Camp­bell scored 20 points and Erin Evans fin­ished with 11.

McLeod in­creases its record to 2-0, while Bloom­burg goes to 2-1. McLeod 21 15 12 11 — 59 Bloom­burg 8 11 11 11 — 41 McLEOD (59): Moon 23, El­lis 13, Parker 2, Ber­trand 2, Comer 4, Davis 8, Fielder 5, Rhyne 2. TEAM TO­TALS 24 10-15 17 59. BLOOM­BURG (41): Camp­bell 20, Evans 11, Cres­sion­nie 4, Mouser 2, Parker 4. TEAM TO­TALS 18 5-12 12 41 3-point goals: MC—Moon.

Pitts­burg 57, DeKalb 38

DEKALB, Texas—Syd­ney Reynolds scored 17 points to lead Pitts­burg to a 57-38 win over DeKalb.

Taylor Bul­lock had 15 points, and Syd­ney Wal­drep added 11 for the Lady Rebels.

Kynli Holder hot the hot hand for the Lady Bears as she scored a game-high 18 points.

Syd­nee McDaniel shot in five points, but DeKalb lost the ju­nior var­sity game, 26-18.

DeKalb (0-3) plays at the River­crest tour­na­ment Mon­day and Tues­day. Pitts­burg 15 14 10 18 — 57 DeKalb 8 14 8 8 — 38 PITTS­BURG (57): Reynolds 17, Bul­lock 15, Wal­drep 11, Jack­son 7, Miner 3, Palmer 2, Miles 2. TEAM TO­TALS 21 10-17 20 57. DEKALB (38): Holder 18, R. Betts 6, Cooke 4, Cooper 4, Al­mond 4, Dalby 2. TEAM TO­TALS 23 11-19 12 38. 3-point goals: PITT-Reynolds 3, Bul­lock, Wal­drep. DKB-Holder.

Red­wa­ter 53, North Hop­kins 27

SUL­PHUR SPRINGS, Texas—Sa­van­nah Cor­bell lit up the score­board for 18 points as Red­wa­ter thumped North Hop­kins, 53-27.

Kar­lee Car­mony scored 12 points for the Lady Drag­ons.

Red­wa­ter (2-0) plays in the Blue Ridge tour­na­ment Thurs­day, Fri­day, and Satur­day.

Paul Pe­witt 59, Avinger 16 AVINGER, Texas—Eb­bony Cob­bins torched the nets for 30 points as Paul Pe­witt rolled past Avinger, 59-16.

Mya Heath helped out with 12 points for the Lady Brah­mas.

Sa­van­nah Martin scored a team-high nine points for the Lady Bull­dogs.

Paul Pe­witt plays Big Sandy in the New Diana tour­na­ment Thurs­day. Pe­witt 12 10 13 24 — 59 Avinger 1 1 8 6 — 16 PAUL PE­WITT (59): Cob­bins 30, Heath 12, S. Jones 7, D. Jones 5, Os­man 3, Byrd 2. TEAM TO­TALS 24 8-14 18 59. AVINGER (16): Martin 9, Perez 5, Cook 2. TEAM TO­TALS 3 9-18 10 16. 3-point goals: PP-Heath 2, D. Jones. AV-Martin.

BOYS Sub­var­sity

Chapel Hill 71, At­lanta 59

AT­LANTA, Texas—Mason Gar­rett scorched the nets for 27 points, in­clud­ing seven 3-point­ers, as Chapel Hill de­feated At­lanta 71-59.

Ja’Mya Bishop added 14 points for the Lady Red Devils.

Sheveo­nia Smith had a teamhigh 21 points for At­lanta. Team­mates Kin­sey Kelly and Brit­tany Collins each scored 12 points, and Key­ona Easter had 10. McLeod 66, Bloom­burg 25

BLOOM­BURG, Texas—Zach Prince led all scor­ers with 21 points to pro­pel McLeod over Bloom­burg, 66-25.

Blake Wil­liams scored 12, and team­mate Mack Cal­houn had 10 for the Longhorns (1-0).

Hunter Gar­rett led the Wild­cats (0-2) with nine points. ML 19 12 21 14 — 66 BB 7 5 10 3 — 25 MCLEOD (66): Prince 21, Wil­liams 12, Cal­houn 10, Smith 6, Keener 3, Boyter 3, Deel 8, Parker 3. TEAM TO­TALS 27 6-13 21 66. BLOOM­BURG (25): Gar­rett 9, Crum­pler 3, Hooker 6, Well­born 6, Smith 1. TEAM TO­TALS 7 10-25 10 25. 3-point goals: ML-Wil­liams 4, Keener, Boyter. BB-Crum­pler.

Spring Hill 68, Genoa Cen­tral 50

GENOA, Ark.—Hays Martin had a game-high 27 points to lead Spring Hill to a 68-50 vic­tory over Genoa Cen­tral.

Cameron Mid­dle­ton added 13 points for the Bears.

Colten McCoy paced the Drag­ons with 19 points, and team­mate Law­son Michaelis shot in 10. SH 14 14 20 20 — 68 GC 15 12 6 17 — 50 SPRING HILL (68): Martin 27, Light 6, Lecher 2, Pow­ell 5, Kidd 3, Mid­dle­ton 13, M. Mas­saneli 2, P. Mas­saneli 8, Blair 2. TEAM TO­TALS 28 2-7 7 68. GENOA CEN­TRAL (50): Cobb 8, Cole 4, McCoy 19, Michaelis 10, Allen 2, Wells 2, Brown 3, Savell 2. TEAM TO­TALS 19 9-20 12 50. 3-point goals: SH-Martin 5, Mid­dle­ton 3, Pow­ell. GC-Michaelis, Brown. Fouke JH boys win, girls fall

FOUKE, Ark.—Kan­non Gar­rett scored 10 points as Fouke’s ju­nior high boys de­feated Murfrees­boro, 43-27.

Makayla Ganey led the Lady Pan­thers with five points, but Fouke fell to the Lady Rat­tlers, 27-21.

GC romps past SH

GENOA, Ark.—Trent Bear­den kept the score­keeper busy with 20 points, and Genoa Cen­tral’s ju­nior high boys rolled past Spring Hill, 55-19.

Drew Mason added 14 points for the Drag­ons.

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