January 7, 2009 EditionAlso in this issue...
Mustangs advance in ClassicNathan Hibbard
Hoxie's senior high boys and girls basketball teams opened play in the Kell Classic Saturday at Swifton.
The Hoxie senior boys defeated Izard County Consolidated 58-45 in a first-round contest. The Mustangs were led by Justin Weitkamp with 13 points, and Morgan Puckett with 10.
Bay's Lady Yellowjackets defeated the Lady Mustangs 59-50 in the first round.
Bay led 17-14 at the end of the first quarter, 28-25 at halftime and 44-35 at the end of three quarters.