Fillies race past Lady Wolves


Pine Bluff held Lake Hamilton to single digits in the first, second and fourth quarters in cruising past the Lady Wolves 58-28 Friday night at home.

Pine Bluff (14-3, 3-0 7A/6A-South) led 29-7 by the end of the second quarter and outscored Lake Hamilton (10-5, 1-2) 19-9 the rest of the game.

Sophomore Kye Richardson led Pine Bluff with 14 points and sophomore Jasmyn Eckermann contributed with 13 points.

Pine Bluff will play at Little Rock Fair on Tuesday and Lake Hamilton will play at El Dorado.

Watson Chapel 42, De Queen 37

At Watson Chapel, the Lady Wildcats (9-6, 3-0 in 5A-South) stopped a late rally by the Lady Leopards to remain unbeaten in the conference.

Chapel Jones hit two free throws with 37.4 seconds left to give the Lady Wildcats a five-point lead. De Queen missed three free throws in the final minute, missing an opportunity to pull within one possession.

Kamera Bozeman scored 16 points, and Jasmine Bell and Chelsea Payne each added eight points for Watson Chapel. Sabrina Rivas led De Queen with nine points.

Star City 46, Dumas 26

DUMAS — Tyeshia Harris came close to a double-double, and Star City held Dumas to six first-half points on its way to a 20-point victory.

Harris totaled 17 points, nine rebounds and five steals. Alexis Bullard added 12 points, including 4-of-5 free-throw shooting, and Tekeila Walker had eight rebounds to go with five points.

Star City led 17-6 at halftime and scored 17 points alone in the third quarter, taking a34-18 lead.

Benton 38, Sheridan 24

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Lady Yellowjackets drop to 8-5 overall and 1-2 in the 7A/6A South Conference with a 38-24 loss to the Benton Lady Panthers at home Friday night.

Benton improves to 12-4 and 3-0 in conference to remain tied with the Pine Bluff Fillies for first place in the 7A/6A South.

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BOYS

Dollarway 59, Clinton 27

At Dollarway, the Cardinals improved to 14-1 and 6-0 in the 2-4A Conference with a decisive win over the Yellowjackets.

Dollarway forced 26 turnovers and outrebounded Clinton 28-13. DeAaron Adway scored 12 points to lead Dollarway, followed by Kabion Ento with 11 and Jeremiah Young with 10.

The Cardinals will play today at Marianna.

In junior high boys action, Dollarway defeated Clinton 52-9 to improve to 16-2 and 4-0.

Monticello 43, Warren 29

WARREN — Torry Butler led all scorers with 18 points, and the Billies (14-1, 4-0) remained atop the 8-4A Conference with a win over the Lumberjacks (6-2, 2-2).

Terrez Hampton had seven points to lead Warren.

Magnolia 60, White Hall 40

WHITE HALL — The White Hall Bulldogs dropped to 3-10 overall and 0-3 in 5A-South Conference with a 60-40 loss to Magnolia at home Friday night.

J’Breun Steen led White Hall with 11 points and Quinton Winston contributed with eight points.

White Hall will play at Hot Springs Lakeside on Tuesday.

Dumas 48, Star City 42

DUMAS — Dontarius Stovall and James Spinks scored 16 points each as Dumas defeated Star City 48-42 at home Friday night.

Levonte Gardner led Star City with 13 points.

Dumas (9-6, 4-1 in 8-4A Conference) will host Warren on Tuesday.

Benton 41, Sheridan 33

SHERIDAN — Benton’s free throws in the fourth quarter gave them the necessary edge Friday night as the Panthers defeated Sheridan 41-33.

Sheridan’s Dylan Morris scored nine of his 13 points in the first quarter but some foul trouble in the second quarter forced head coach Joe Scott to bench him.

Sheridan scored just five points in the second quarter and trailed 28-26 at half.

The Yellowjackets drop to 10-5 overall and 1-2 in the 7A/6A-South Conference. They will play Tuesday at Bryant.