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Mustangs knock Buckhorn from tourney

Tony McGuire — Sports Editor

November 12, 2013

On Monday, the R. W. Combs Lady Mustangs took on the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats for a spot in the 8th grade semifinals. The Lady Mustangs dominated the contest and moved on with the 45-2 win.


The Lady Mustangs could do no wrong in the first period as they used a powerful defense to set up a 23-point output by their offense. The Lady Wildcats finally got on the board in the second period, but could do little to stop R. W. Combs as they went into the break leading 31-2.


The clock was set in motion early in the second half. The Lady Mustangs led 42-2 at the end of the third period, and went on to win the game by the final count of 45-2.


R. W. Combs (45) Holland 4, Caudill 6, Sturgill 11, Beverly 3, Noe 8, Shepherd 11 and Branson 2.


Buckhorn (2) Colwell 2.