Yantis Owls and Lady Owls
Over Cumby, Friday Night
by: Bobby McDonald
The Yantis Owls and Lady Owls both won their match-ups with the Cumby Trojans and Lady Trojans, in Yantis, Friday Night. The Owls defeated the Trojans in a narrow 41-38, while the Lady Owls took 36-33 win over the Lady Trojans to the locker room.
Yantis Owls vs Cumby Trojans 01-20-12
Yantis 17 6 11 8 = 41
Cumby 8 8 7 15 = 38
A fourth quarter scoring drive by the Trojans wasn't quite enough to claim victory for them, on Friday night. The Owls took an impressive 17-8 first quarter lead and added two more points in the basket, than the Trojans, to take a commanding 23-16 halftime lead. And, during the third quarter, the Owls outscored the Trojans by 4. However, a fourth quarter drive, where the Trojans outscored the Owls 15-8, lacked three points making it a tie ballgame.
Cumby - Jordan Strickland 14; Arsenio Ugalde 9; Dustin Heer 3, Brandon Heer 6; Evan Raymond 6.
The Yantis Lady Owls vs Cumby Lady Trojans: 01-20-12
Yantis 12 8 11 5 = 36
Cumby 11 7 6 8 = 33