MEGAN MISNER – Hoof Prints Staff
Last week, the Mustangs traveled to Armorel and Black Rock for their games. The girls played at Armorel Nov. 2, and both the boys and girls played at Black Rock Nov. 6.
Although the girls lost to Armorel, it was a very close game. The final score was 59-57. The girls had several score. Brittany Fowler scored the highest points with 27 points. Following her was Jenna Pike with 14 points. Taylor Owens had four, Holly Dempsey had three, Shelby Qualls, Whitlee Rolland, Hayley Parker and Ashley Jines each had two points and Kalee James also contributed one point to the final score.
Later on that week, the boys and girls played at Black Rock. The boys played first. The final score was 33 to 65. Every team member got to play in this game. This game was also the first game that Drew Berry has got to play in all season. There was a large number of scorers that night; eight total. The highest scorer of the night was Ben Cole with eight points. Right behind Cole were Brandon Lairsey and Brandon Atkeison each with six points. Daniel Davis had four, Heath Hawkins had three and James Tate, Forrest Robertson and Drew Berry each had two points.
The girls, on the other hand, had a victory at Black Rock that night. The final score was 46 to 44. There were only five scorers that night. Brittany Fowler, the highest scorer, contributed 24 points to the score. Holly Dempsey, the next highest scorer, had a total of 10 points. Jenna Pike had six, Hayley Parker had two and Whitlee Rolland had one. Hayley Parker did more than score though, she kept the other team from making a shot in the last seconds remaining on the clock that could have tied or even won the game for Black Rock. Parker blocked the shot ensuring the Mustangs the victory.
The Mustangs and Lady Mustangs gave it their all, and came out with one win for the week. The boys and girls are pushing on to win more games in the future.