Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

December 19, 2013

No .5 Graford boys run past Midway

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HENRIETTA – The state-ranked No. 5 Graford Jackrabbits pushed their record to 10-0 here Tuesday night after defeating the Midway Falcons, 73-26.

Graford recorded nine three-point baskets and went 12-13 from the free throw line in the win.

Quinten Tabor led the ‘Rabbits with 19 points, while Dylan Hart and  Peter Vopinka each added 11.

The ‘Rabbits jumped out to a 27-4 lead and led 51-15 at the half. The ‘Rabbits scored 12 points in the third period while holding Midway to nine to take a 63-24 lead into the fourth quarter.

Double doubles lead Strawn girls

STRAWN – Jacqueline Berumen scored a game-high 25 points and Tearany Atkins and Shelly Abbott each recorded double doubles to lead the Strawn Lady Hounds to a 75-33 win over Ranger here Tuesday night.

The win raises the Lady Hounds’ mark to 9-6.

Atkins scored 24 points and grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds, while Abbott dished out a game-high 12 assists to go along with 14 points.

Also scoring were Cori Pollock with nine points and Eva De Gregorio with three.

Strawn led 17-6 after the opening period and built a 41-15 lead at the half.

Each team scored 10 points in the third period as Strawn took a 51-25 lead into the fourth quarter.