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Lady Mustangs beat WR
The Hoxie Lady Mustangs raced out to a 29-3 lead in the first quarter and went on to defeat the Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats 88-35 in senior girls basketball on Nov. 28 at Walnut Ridge.
The Lady Mustangs continued to pull away throughout the game, leading 56-14 at the intermission and 70-25 after three quarters.
Emily Davis led the Lady Mustangs in scoring with 21 points. Sydney Gillham had 17 points, and Tessa Glenn finished with 13. Ellie Britt had nine points, and Kaitlin Henson added seven. Sarah Riggs chipped in six points, and Kelsey Moody had two points.
Walnut Ridge was led by Megan Jared with 20 points. Jacey Jones had five points, and Kelly Lee added four points. Briley Henson and Laurel Gaither each had three points. Jessica Stevens had four rebounds.
Jaedyn Brown scored 17 points to lead Hoxie's junior girls past Walnut Ridge 44-13.
Chloe Davis and Holly Berry each had four points for Walnut Ridge.
Hoxie won a seventh-grade game 29-7.