December 16, 2015 EditionAlso in this issue...
Hoxie has split week
The Corning Bobcats defeated the Hoxie Mustangs 32-24 in 3A-3 Conference basketball action Friday night at Mustang Gym.
Hoxie led 9-3 at the end of the first quarter and 17-12 at halftime. Corning outscored the Mustangs 10-4 in the third quarter to take a 22-21 lead entering the fourth quarter, and maintained control in the final period, outscoring Hoxie 10-3.
Wesley Wright led Hoxie with 11 points.
Corning won the junior boys game 48-20.
Hoxie's Lady Mustangs routed the Westside Lady Warriors 60-24 in a senior girls game on Thursday at Hoxie.
Hoxie led just 13-11 at the end of the first quarter, but took control of the game in the second period by outscoring Westside 17-2 to stretch their lead to 30-13 at halftime. Hoxie continued to pull away in the second half, leading 56-24 after three quarters, and holding the Lady Warriors scoreless in the final period.
Devyn Pollard led Hoxie with 17 points. Krista Vankirk had 11 points, and Kaitlin Henson added 10 points.