Tigers get win over Forrest

 

Fayetteville High School’s Tigers got a 50-39 win over the Rockets from Forrest during basketball action over the Christmas break.

The Tigers jumped out to a 9-6 lead in the first quarter and never looked back, leading 26-12 at the half and 38-27 by the end of the third quarter before taking the 11-point win.

Brayden Hockett and Isaiah Thomison led the scoring with 16 points each.

By the numbers

Tigers vs. Forrest

Scoring by Quarters: FHS, 9, 17, 12, 12 (final, 50); Forrest, 6, 6, 15, 12 (final, 39).

Scoring: Brayden Hockett, 16; Isaiah Thomison, 16; Marquese Nance, 12; Aljarea Johnson, 4; and Camauriann Taylor, 2.

3-Pointers: Hockett, 3; Nance, 1.

Free Throws: FHS, 6 of 16; Forrest, 0 of 7.