Como-Pickton Eagles Take District Win
Over Winnsboro Red Raiders
From Coach Roy Moody
The Como-Pickton picked up an exciting district win, on Friday night, as they defeated their arch-rivals, the Winnsboro Red Raiders. Anytime the two teams play, you can count on a crowd from both of the neighboring communities, and Friday night was no exception, to make it a great win for both the team and their fans.
The Eagles led by one point at the end of the first period, and the Red Raiders led by three at the halftime intermission. However, the excitement was when the Eagles came back to take the victory with an explosive fourth quarter. The Eagles outscored the Raiders by two in the the third period to pull within one point of them. Then, in the final quarter, the Eagles outscored the Raiders 21-12, to claim the victory.
Como-Pickton 10 10 10 21 = 51
Winnsboro 9 14 8 12 = 43
Como-Pickton Scoring: R Humphrey 7; C Flora 13; Y Preciado 13; O Preciado 2; B Steele 4; L Cox 5; and J Radney 7.
High Point for Winnsboro - Thompson 16.
"We want to thank the fans for keeping the momentum alive and helping us to take this victory," expressed Coach Roy Moody. "They were awesome and kept us in the game, and claim the victory!"
Next game will be against Commerce, on Tuesday night.