In the sixth grade tournament, the East Perry Miners and the A. B. Combs Bearcats hit the floor in a second round match up. The Miners set the tone early, and derailed the Bearcats by the final score of 54-18 to move on.
After a slow start, East Perry went on a roll, and by the time the horn sounded to end the period, they were on top 18-2. A. B. Combs refused to go away in the second period, and turned the tables on their opponent. Going into the break, East Perry still held the 22-13 advantage.
The second period rally by the Bearcats proved to be a one time thing as the Miners returned to their earlier form. Going into the final period, East Perry was up 37-16, and went on to win the game by the final score of 54-18.
East Perry (54) C. Mullins 4, Sale 14, Eversole 10, Day 14, McAlarnis 5, Bryant 3, Brewer 2, G. Mullins 2 and Woods 2.
A. B. Combs (18) Sizemore 4, Eldridge 10, Knight 2, and Eddington 2.
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