Hornets get 1st district victory
The Blackwell boys got their first district victory on Friday, as the Hornets defeated Veribest 48-35 in a game at Veribest. Mason Magness scored 13 points to pace Blackwell in the win that leaves both teams 1-12 in District 12-A, Division II.Mark Monroe had nine, Jordan Fields and Jayden Jones seven, Bennie Wester five, Ted Chambliss three and Wade Allen two.However, the Roscoe and Highland boys both lost. The Plowboys (1-9 district) ended their season by losing to Munday 71-28 and Highland (3-8 district) fell against Hermleigh 57-43.Jesus Leanos had nine points, Keeston Ford six, John Hermosillio five, Matthew Cuellar and Luke Rovig three and Dillon Free-man two for Roscoe against Munday, which came in tied with Stamford for first place in District 9-A, Division I with an 8-1 record. Kevin Box had 15, Ron Covington 12, Ethan Wilson 10, Laramie Thompson four and Brandon Stevens two for Highland, which trailed just 22-18 at halftime.