Sports Round-up

Thursday, January 3, 2008

• Roller leads Eagles past Crane. Mason Roller scored 30 points and Purdy rallied after falling behind to beat Crane 65-62. After leading by 10 at halftime the Purdy Eagles fell behind by one at the end of the third quarter, but rallied and won the non-conference matchup. In addition to Roller, Blake Williams had 18 for Purdy.

• Purdy Girls sprint past Galena. The Lady Eagles continued their winning ways beating Galena 69-43 while putting four players into double figures. Audrey Patton (24), Avery Roller (19), Shelby White (12) and Brooke Swadley (11) all contributed for Purdy.

• Lady Trojans finish strong to beat East Newton. The Southwest girls' squad took down East Newton mostly because of a top-notch second half. Southwest led at halftime 21-18, but out-scored their opponents 26-16 in the second half to win 47-34. Chelsea Sneed led Southwest with 17 points on the night and Jessica Mitchell added 10.

• Wheaton Girls fall to Diamond. Poor starts to both halves doomed the Wheaton Lady Bulldogs. Wheaton was out-scored 27-6 in the first and third quarters in a 48-26 loss to Diamond. Mica Tichenor led scoring for Wheaton with 8 points.

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