Hoxie girls beat
Hoxie's Lady Mustangs traveled to Manila and defeated the Lady Lions 67-59 in a 3A-3 conference matchup on Thursday.
Manila started fast, taking a 17-12 lead at the end of the first quarter. Hoxie's defense stepped up in the second quarter, and the Lady Mustangs held a 24-23 lead at halftime.
Hoxie continued to drill baskets in the third period, taking a 43-36 lead into the fourth quarter.
Megan Black led four Hoxie players in double figures with 26 points. Jessica Barber scored 13 points, followed by Brooke French with 11, and Ashley Glenn with 10.
In a junior girls game, Hoxie was too much for Manila, defeating the junior Lady Lions 41-14.
Three Lady Mustangs scored in double figures, as Hoxie defeated the Piggott Lady Mohawks 68-54 on Jan. 21 at Piggott.
Barber led Hoxie with 18 points. French added 14 points, and Black had 10.