Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

February 1, 2013

Rams tied for second place after win over Porcupines

Springtown secures second seed with victory over Lady Rams

Mineral Wells Index

MINERAL WELLS — Ty Ashley, Ricky Scott and Biren Clardy hit key free throws down the stretch and DaShawn Hicks nailed a critical jumper as the quartet lifted the Mineral Wells Rams to a 52-46 victory over Springtown Friday night in a District 6-3A contest at the MWHS gym.

The win raises the Rams' district record to 5-2 as MWHS and Springtown are tied for second place in 6-3A.

Before the boys' game, the Springtown Lady Porcupines wrapped up second place in 6-3A with a 54-42 win over the Mineral Wells Lady Rams.

The Lady Rams fall to 6-3 in district play and have clinched third place and a playoff spot.

The MWHS teams will play next on Tuesday at Kennedale.

For more on Friday's games see Sunday's Index.