Warhawks defeat Miners

Tony McGuire Sports Editor cpsports@gmail.com

January 21, 2014

The Willard Warhawks and the East Perry Miners hooked up in the semifinals of the 6th grade county tournament. The Warhawks were able to move on in the tournament behind a strong defensive effort.

By the end of the first period, Willard had built a double-digit lead at 16-5. At the half, the Warhawks were up 24-7.

Things would not get any better for the Miners in the second half as the Warhawks kept the pressure on. Willard would move on in the tournament with the 42-13 win.

Willard (42) D. Baker 9, L. Stidham 9, D. Wooton 14, A. Couch 2, A. Miller 4 and N. Whitaker 4.

East Perry (13) J. Napier 2, D. Fields 1, T. Adams 2, B. Hughes 2, D. Browning 2, M. Hensley 2 and J. Asher 2.

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