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WR sweeps Cotter
Walnut Ridge took to the road to face the Cotter Warriors in 2A-2 basketball action on Thursday.
In the senior girls game, the Lady Bobcats had an easy time, downing the Lady Warriors 48-23.
Audrey McElrath led Walnut Ridge with 10 points. The Lady Bobcats improved their record to 4-5 on the season.
The Walnut Ridge senior boys used a fast start to defeat Cotter 54-41.
Zach Crisler scored 14 points in the first quarter, as the Bobcats jumped to an early 18-6 lead. Cotter closed the gap to 24-20 at the end of the first half, but the Bobcats extended their advantage back to double-digits, 38-28, at the end of the third period.
Crisler finished with a game-high 27 points.
The Bobcats improved to 5-1 on the season.