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Hoxie teams compete in NEA
The Hoxie senior high basketball teams competed in the NEA Invitational Tournament. The Mustangs and Lady Mustangs dropped first-round contests on Friday at ASU's Convocation Center.
Hoxie's senior boys fell to Osceola 64-52 in first-round action.
Osceola led 15-9 at the end of the first quarter, 32-28 at halftime and 51-39 after three quarters.
Tristan Sisco led the Mustangs with 17 points. James Johnson had 14 points, while Noah Adamson finished with a double-double of 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Hoxie's Lady Mustangs fell to Cave City 56-43.
The Cavewomen led 35-16 at halftime and 50-26 after three quarters.
Devyn Pollard scored 19 points to lead Hoxie, while Krista Vankirk and Kelsey Moody each had eight points.