Lady Mustangs open season with win over Armorel
Buffalo Island Centralís Lady Mustangs opened the 2018-2019 basketball season with a 50-28 victory at Armorel Thursday night.
Haddyn Hurst drilled four three pointers and finished with a game high 17 points to lead BIC. Jealynn Cates also hit double digits, scoring 10 points.
BIC trailed 8-6 after the first quarter but rallied in the second period, outscoring the Lady Tigers 17-5 to grab a 23-13 lead at intermission. The Lady Mustangs increased their advantage to 36-18 after three quarters.
Mayson Carr led Armorel with 13 points.
In the junior high contest, BIC rolled over the Lady Tigers 31-15. Emily Davis topped the Lady Mustangs with 15 points.
BIC traveled to Mammoth Spring Friday night and fell to the Lady Bears, 54-34.
The Lady Mustangs return to action Monday night when they play host to Palestine Wheatley at the Mustang Athletic Complex. BIC will entertain Manila Thursday night.
In boys action, Mammoth Spring upended BIC 52-36. Zach Flynn and Alex Mero paced the Bears with 16 and 15 points respectively.
The Mustangs host Palestine Wheatley Monday night before taking a road trip to Armorel on Friday.