The R. W. Combs Lady Mustangs and the Willard Lady Warhawks hit the hardwood in the semifinals of the girls’ 6th grade county tournament. The Lady Mustangs had little trouble disposing of the Lady Warhawks (50-9), and moving on in the tournament.
The Lady Mustangs had all the points they would need in the first period as they jumped out to the 16-1 lead. Play evened out in the second period as the Lady Warhawks kept pace. However, R. W. Combs would go into the break with the 22-7 advantage.
The Lady Mustangs were back on the run in the third period, and increased their lead to 40-9 going into the final period. The Lady Warhawks were unable to stop the stampede in the fourth quarter, and R. W. Combs moved on in tournament play with the 50-9 win.
R. W. Combs (50) Hoskins 12, Fannin 6, Profitt 13, Gibson 4, Beverly 5, Williams 4 and Anderson 8.
Willard (9) Eldridge 5, Pedroza 2 and Fields 2.
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