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Screamin' Eagles earn wins
The Hillcrest Screamin' Eagles led Cave City 45-32 after three quarters and held off a fourth-quarter rally to defeat the Cavemen 55-51 in senior boys basketball Friday night at Lynn.
Derek Wooten scored 23 points to lead Hillcrest. Jordan Hunter added 16 points, including four 3-pointers, and Trevor Morgan had 10 points. Hillcrest improved to 9-5 on the season with the win.
Cave City won the junior high boys game 49-17.
Hillcrest defeated Rural Special 67-60 in senior boys action on Dec. 9 at Strawberry.
Derek Wooten led the Screamin' Eagles with 21 points. Hunter scored 11 points, and Dylan Wooten added 10.
Lauren Pickle scored 24 points to lead the Hillcrest Lady Screamin' Eagles to a 60-20 rout of Rural Special.
Natalie Johnson had 11 points, and Tamara Evans added 10.
The Lady Eagles improved to 9-5 on the season.
The Hillcrest junior high girls defeated Rural Special 48-15.