Hoxie's Autumn Nelson (left) guards a Tuckerman player as teammate Maddison Woodard moves in to assist. The Lady Mustangs earned a 58-44 victory.
TD Photo ~ Angie Skimahorn
Hoxie's Lady Mustangs defeated Tuckerman 58-44 in senior girls basketball action Thursday at Hoxie.
Tuckerman led 12-10 at the end of the first quarter, but the Lady Mustangs used a strong second period to lead 35-26 at halftime. Hoxie continued to pull away in the second half and led 49-34 after three quarters.
Cayley Rosson led Hoxie with 17 points, while Brandi Alls added 14.
The Lady Mustangs improved to 2-1 in 3A-3 conference play and 2-2 overall.
Tuckerman won a junior girls game 41-19.
The Manila Lions used a fourth-quarter rally to edge Hoxie 69-63 in a senior high boys basketball game Friday night at Manila.
Colton Watson led Hoxie with 18 points. Jacob Defries added 16 points, and Slade Sullens scored 11 for the Mustangs.
Manila won a junior boys contest 42-23.