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Hoxie girls beat ManilaNathan Hibbard
The Hoxie Lady Mustangs used a big second half to defeat Manila 56-44 in senior girls basketball Thursday night at Hoxie.
The Lady Mustangs trailed by five at the half, but outscored Manila 15-8 in the third period to take a 33-31 lead into the fourth quarter. Hoxie continued to pull away in the final period for the win.
Tanya Sisco had 22 points and 11 rebounds to lead Hoxie, and Alyssa McConnell had 13 points.
The Lady Mustangs improved to 5-4 overall and 4-3 in 3A-3 conference play.
The Manila junior high girls defeated Hoxie 30-20.
Kelsey Lewis scored nine points as the Lady Mustangs fell to Rivercrest 46-36 on Dec. 9 at Wilson.
Rivercrest won the junior high girls contest 44-20.