December 12, 2007 Edition

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Zebras split games with Hillcrest

Black Rock's Les Foster jumps to attempt a shot amidst Hillcrest defenders (from left) Chris Blevins, Patrick Corder and Dustin Durham during Friday night's senior high homecoming game at Black Rock. The Zebras split games with the Screamin' Eagles, with Black Rock winning the junior high contest and Hillcrest coming out on top in the senior high matchup. Additional photos can be viewed at
Submitted Photo ~ Robert Warden
Hillcrest basketball teams were guests of Black Rock Friday night for the Zebras homecoming.

Senior boys

Black Rock took a 17-13 first-quarter lead over Hillcrest and continued to hold a 28-23 halftime lead.

Hillcrest bounced back in the second half and eased into a 43-40 lead as the third quarter ended. The battle continued in the fourth quarter, with Hillcrest earning a 55-50 victory over the Zebras.

Derek Wooten led the Eagles with 15 points. Ricardo Rodriquez, Jacob Clifton, Aaron Britton and Dustin Durham had eight points each. Chris Blevins notched four points, while Patrick Corder and Robert Jones recorded two points each.

Les Foster led the Zebras with 14 points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal. Ben Walker followed with 11 points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal. Adam Whitmire notched nine points and three boards. Chris Richardson chipped in with seven points, five rebounds and three assists. Jay Nunally added six points, two rebounds, an assist and a steal. Jonathan Rice closed with two points, five boards, five assists and four steals, and Cager Ridge had a free throw and two rebounds. continued ...

Cats sweep Twin Rivers

The Walnut Ridge Bobcats traveled to Ravenden Springs to take on the Twin Rivers Panthers in high school basketball on Friday night. continued ...

S-H beats Quitman

Sloan-Hendrix defeated 2A-2 conference foe Quitman 41-39 at Imboden on Friday night. continued ...

Jarrett signs with Lady Eagles softball

Lawrence County native Jessica Jarrett is going to play softball for Williams Baptist College. Jarrett, who is a freshman this year at WBC, signed her commitment with the Lady Eagles on Dec. 5. She is from Smithville. continued ...

Zebras split games
with Cedar Ridge

The Black Rock Zebras traveled to Newark on Dec. 4 to take on the Cedar Ridge Timberwolves in high school basketball action. continued ...

Hoxie earns win at EPC

Hoxie traveled to Lepanto to take on the East Poinsett County Warriors in boys high school basketball action on Friday. continued ...

S-H, Hillcrest face off in hoops action

Hillcrest hosted Sloan-Hendrix in 2A-2 conference play on Dec. 4 at Lynn. continued ...

Lady Mustangs beat
Manila, sweep Piggott

The Hoxie Lady Mustangs defeated Manila 69-52 in girls high school basketball on Thursday at Hoxie. continued ...

Lady Hounds beat Quitman

Sloan-Hendrix hosted Quitman in girls basketball on Friday at Imboden. continued ...

WR girls beat Tuckerman

The gym was smoking when the Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats visited the Lady Bulldogs of Tuckerman on Dec. 4. continued ...

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