CORRECTION: A mistake was recently reported in the Yantis results from the Alba-Golden JV tournament. Yantis lost to Fruitvale in the semifinal round and came in third place after defeating Lone Oak. Cumby played in the championship round of the Alba-Golden JV tournament. The Cumby JV Trojan team lost by a score of 38-30 in overtime play to Fruitvale to bring home a second place trophy.
LONGVIEW – The Sulphur Springs Lady Cats missed 19 of their first 20 shots from the field Tuesday night, got down by double digits in the first period, but still managed to make the Pine Tree Lady Pirates sweat out a 50-40 victory.
Sulphur Springs fell behind by 14 points in the first quarter and saw the deficit reach 16 in the second period before they staged a long comeback. The Lady Cats sliced the lead to seven points entering the fourth quarter, and when Frankeisha Hawkins laid in a bucket off a back door assist from Reagan Humphrey just 20 seconds into the fourth quarter, the lead was down to 32-27.