In the second round of the 6th grade Perry County tournament, the R. W. Combs Lady Mustangs hooked up with the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats. The Lady Mustangs were able to match the Lady Wildcats totals in the first period, and moved on in tournament play with the 42-18 win.
Everything went the way of the Lady Mustangs in the first period as they went up 18-0. A complete change in line up by R. W. Combs in the second period allowed Buckhorn to get on the board. Going into the locker room, the Lady Mustangs held the 22-5 advantage.
The Lady Mustangs went back to their original starters in the third period, and the race was on. R. W. Combs pushed their advantage to 39-9, and put the clock in motion.
The game would end quietly, with the Lady Mustangs moving on with the 42-18 win.
R. W. Combs (42) Fannin 13, “Gibson 2, Beverly 2, Hoskins 20, and Williams 2.
Buckhorn (18) Bennett 2, Johnson 5, Daniel 2, Riley 4, Amis 2 and Abner 3.
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