Lady Mustangs sweep
games at Marmaduke
Hoxie's Lady Mustangs traveled to Marmaduke to take on the Lady Greyhounds in 3A-3 conference basketball action on Dec. 18.
Hoxie trailed 18-8 at the end of the first quarter. The Lady Mustangs failed to get their footing in the second quarter and trailed 36-26 at halftime.
The Lady Mustangs began to rally after the break and closed the gap to 49-43 with the fourth quarter approaching. Hoxie's momentum continued in the fourth quarter, as they recorded a 66-59 comeback win.
Megan Black led Hoxie with 21 points. Ashley Glenn and Erica Galbreath totaled 10 points each, while Jessica Barber and Raven Gates each scored eight points.
In the junior girls match up, Hoxie took a 13-9 first-quarter lead, and continued to lead 20-15 closing the first half.
After the break, Hoxie held a 33-24 lead with the final quarter approaching and won by a score of 46-30.
Amy Galbreath led Hoxie with 24 points. Neely Ragsdale contributed six points, and Karina Mashburn added five. Kelsey Lewis tossed in four points. Autumn Nelson and Katelyn Cook recorded three points each, and Cayley Rosson had two points.