The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


December 22, 2012

Lady Lions win at Wylie East; Lions fall 65-59



GREENVILLE — Farmersville 66,

Leonard 55

  LEONARD — Farmersville stayed undefeated in District 12-2A with a 66-55 victory over the Leonard Tigers on Friday.

  Andrew Simons pumped in 23 points and J’Tyus Clark added 20 as the Fightin’ Farmers improved to 14-2 for the season and 2-0 in district play.

  Leonard, which collected 18 points from Storm Taylor and 10 from Matthew Wilson, fell to 9-4 and 1-1.

                        District 12-2A boys

Farmersville    17    20    19    10    —66

Leonard           19    11    12    13    —55

  F: Andrew Simons 23, J’Tyus Clark 20, Keith Craddock 9, Jaelon Clark 8, Spencer Grzywacz 4, Alex Lee 2.

  L: Storm Taylor 18, Matthew Wilson 10, Blake Hicks 9, Tyler “Turbo” Turner 6, Scott Bratt 4, Max Scoggins 4, Austin Kitchens 3, Ty McKinney 1.

  Record: L 9-4, 1-1; F 14-2, 2-0.

  Next game: Leonard vs. Wolfe City, 9:20 a.m. Thursday, Leonard Holiday Tournament.

                        Junior varsity boys

Farmersville    2      6    7    6    —21

Leonard        16    19    8    9    —52

  L: Ryan Nixon 10, Layne Albert 9, Joe Gray 8, Jonathan St. George 7.

Celeste (girls) 51,

Blue Ridge 37

  BLUE RIDGE — Morgan Lewis tossed in 18 points to lead the Celeste Lady Blue Devils to a 51-37 win over Blue Ridge Friday.

  Celeste is now 18-2 for the season and 3-1 in District 15-A.

                      District 15-A girls

Celeste       24    14      6      7    —51

Blue Ridge    4    11    10    12    —37

  C: Haley Trentham 6, Madalyne Pearce 6, Devon Jackson 4, Haley Willmon 1, Tiffany Crossland 6, Rachel Myers 4, Tirrani Dozier 2, Morgan Lewis 18, Erica Jordan 2, Jessica Turnbaugh 2.

  BR: Kennon 12, Garcia 12, Sullvan 6, White 3, Arnold 4.

Record: 18-2, 3-1.

  Next game: Yantis at Celeste, Noon, Friday.

Pilot Point (girls) 36,

Caddo Mills 33

  CADDO MILLS — The Caddo Mills Lady Foxes lost 36-33 to Pilot Point Friday in District 12-2A basketball action.

  Hannah Hopkins pumped in 11 to lead Caddo Mills, which will play in the Leonard Holiday Tournament at 10:30 a.m. Thursday against Lindsay.

                       District 12-2A girls

Pilot Point     15      4    3    14    —36

Caddo Mills    5    13     9     6    —33

  PP: Chancelor 7, Barrett 11, Ray 5, Kinzie 1, Parrent 5, Switzer 5.

  CM: Emily Saldivar 1, Jaylynn Gracy 6, Savannah Moore 2, MaKenna Tallant 4, Tabatha Moore 2, Hannah Hopkins 11, Jacie Thomason 6, Mary Moran 1.

  Record: 7-8, 1-3

  Next game:  Caddo Mills vs. Lindsay, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Leonard Holiday Tournament.

                       Junior varsity girls

Pilot Point        6     6    12    12    —36

Caddo Mills    13    9    12    11    —45

  PP: Dawson 19.

  CM: Dreanna Hill 16, Jordan Mize 9.

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