The Flintville basketball teams had two games last week. The Cats played Moore County and South Lincoln. In the boys game against Moore County they dropped a 42-27 decision to the Raiders. Flintville’s Trevor Murphy had 9 points in the loss. In the second game of the week Flintville lost to South Lincoln 52-26. Kobey Whaley led the Bobcats with 13 points. The Lady Bobcats took a 50-31 loss to the Moore County Lady Raiders. The Lady Cats suffered their second loss of the week when they lost 22-17 to South Lincoln. Kalli Morris had 9 points to pace the Bobcats in the loss.
The Blanche Bulldogs basketball teams had 1 game last week against the Unity Lions. In the boys’ game the Bulldogs fell 58-20 to the Lions. Blanche’s high scorer was Luke Parks with 7 points. The Lady Bulldogs were defeated 24-12 by the Lady Lions. Blanche was led by Evelyn Pozos with 5 points. Blanche will host the Unity Lions again this week.
South Lincoln Eagles
The South Lincoln Eagles basketball teams had two games this past week against Huntland and Flintville. The boys South Lincoln team had a matchup against the undefeated Huntland Hornets in their first game of the week. Huntland would take down the Eagles in a shootout, 57-45. Clint Quick paced the Eagles with 20 points followed up by Colt Ogle with 12. In game two against Flintville, South Lincoln pulled out the 52-26 win. Clint Quick again led with 14 points as 10 different Eagles scored. The Lady Eagles lost a nail biter against the Lady Hornets from Huntland, 32-31. Chloe Gibson had 12 points. In game two the Lady Eagles defeated Flintville, 22-17. Gibson again led in scoring with 11 points. South Lincoln will meet the Highland Rim Hornets in their next game this week.
Highland Rim Hornets
The boys’ and girls’ basketball teams for the Highland Rim Hornets only had 1 game this past week and that was against the Fayetteville Tigers. In the boys game the Hornets would lose 34-22 to the Tigers. The Hornets were led by Hunter Stallings with 7 points, followed by Landon Hunter with 6. On the girls side, Highland Rim dropped a 43-25 decision to Fayetteville. Bella McAlister had 7 points to pace the Lady Hornets. Lizzy McAlister and Samantha Green each added 6 points for the Rim. Highland Rim will square off with their rival the South Lincoln Eagles in their next game.
The Unity Lions basketball teams played two games last week. The boys defeated Blanche 58-20. High scorer for the Lions was Brody Bryan with 17 points. Unity would drop a game against Richland 45-33 later in the week. Braden Eakes was the high scorer with 11 points against Richland. The Lady Lions defeated Blanche 24-12. They were led by Lilly Higgs with 8 points. Unity will have a rematch with Blanche this week
Fayetteville Middle Tigers
The Fayetteville Tigers basketball teams played 2 games last week against Highland Rim and Huntland. The boys team defeated Highland Rim 34-22. The Tigers were led in scoring by Keenan Hockett with 14 points. In the second game things didn’t go so well for the Tigers as Huntland took a 33-9 decision. Huntland is the leagues only undefeated team so far. On the girls’ side, Fayetteville defeated Highland Rim 43-25. The Lady Tigers were led by A’Trica Clark with 24 points. In game two against Huntland, The Lady Tigers won 30-21. The Tigers were led in scoring by Emma Dye with 11 points as the Hornets focused on stopping A’Trica Clark. The Tigers will play Huntland again in their next game.