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Hoxie beats Osceola in OT
James Johnson scored on a 10-yard run on Hoxie's first offensive play of overtime, giving the Mustangs a 34-28 win over the Osceola Seminoles in a 3A-3 Conference shootout Friday night at Osceola.
A first-quarter touchdown gave the Seminoles a 7-0 lead, but Hoxie tied the game later in the period on a run by Johnson. Casey Middlecoff kicked the PAT to tie the game and the teams went to the second quarter deadlocked 7-7.
WR falls to Marked Tree
The Marked Tree Indians scored 28 second-half points to pull away from the Walnut Ridge Bobcats for a 41-12 win at Sexton Field on Friday night.
Marked Tree led 13-6 at the end of the first quarter, but neither team would find the end zone in the second period as the Indians took their 13-6 lead into the locker room at halftime.
Lady Mustangs are conference champs
The Hoxie senior high volleyball team defeated Cedar Ridge on Oct. 13 to conclude the 3A Northeast regular season as undefeated conference champions with a 12-0 record in league play.
Junior Lady Cats are district runners-up
The second-seeded junior Cats defeated host Cedar Ridge in the first round (25-13, 25-10) and Ridgefield Christian in the semifinals (25-15, 25-6).