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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