Lady Hornets whip Richland; boys tumble

Published 6:00 am Tuesday, November 21, 2000

RICHLAND – Center Christie May sacked 18 points and the LoydStar Lady Hornets whipped Richland’s Lady Rangers 77-36 Mondaynight in a Division 6-2A contest. Monica Townsend and Dana Cokeadded 12 points apiece in the victory .

In the varsity boys game, Richland held off Loyd Star 72-71, ledby Keith Barry’s game-high 24 points.

The Lady Hornets (2-1, 2-0) were led on the backboardsby May with 13 rebounds. Jamakia Henderson had 4steals.

“It’s good to win a district game,” said Loyd Star girlscoach Lori Britt. “We can’t relax in any game.”

Loyd Star resumes play Dec. 1, in the Lincoln CountyRound-Robin Tournament at Enterprise. Loyd Star’s junior high is atNorth Pike on Monday, Nov. 27.

The Hornets (1-2, 1-1) got 23 points from guard BradBritt. Seth Britt added 15 points and Demarcus Barnes14.

On the backboards, Freddy Calcote led Loyd Star with 11rebounds. Tyrone Tyler had 8 rebounds and Seth Britt6.

“Richland hurt us on rebounding in the second and thirdquarters,” said Loyd Star coach Gene Britt. “We had a chance to winit at the end but we got clobbered twice. They (officials) didn’tcall anything.”

Seth Britt collected 3 steals for Loyd Star. Jared Brittmade 4 assists and Barnes 3.

The Rangers are 3-2 on the season.

@Bbstandings:GIRLS

Loyd Star 77, Richland 36

Loyd Star (77) Christie May 18, Townsend 12, Coke 12, J.Henderson 2, F. Henderson 5, Scroggs 2, Beth Smith 5, L. Smith 6,Britt 2, Brown 7, Beck Smith 6.

Richland (36) Jennifer Lee 16, Dunn 11, Harp 5, Heard 2,Burns 2.

Total fouls: Loyd Star 10. Richland 11. Fouledout-none.

Free Throws M-A: Loyd Star 13-19. Richland5-7.

3-point goals: Townsend 2, Dunn 2, F. Henderson,Harp.

Loyd Star 15 21 27 14 -77

Richland 0 21 8 7 – 36

BOYS

Richland 72, Loyd Star 71

Loyd Star (71) Brad Britt 23, S. Britt 15, Barnes 14,Tyler 5, Hunter 4, J. Johnson 4, Calcote 4, J. Britt 4, D. Johnson2.

Richland (72) Keith Barry 24, Jenkins 17, Washington 8,Watson 6, Carroll 5, Watts 3, Myers 1.

Total fouls: Loyd Star 27. Richland 22. Fouled out-S.Britt, Jenkins, Watts.

Free Throws M-A: Loyd Star 20-25. Richland15-37.

3-point goals: B. Britt 3, S. Britt 3, D. Barnes 3,Barry, Watts, Washington, Jenkins.

Loyd Star 17 15 11 28 -71

Richland 12 24 17 21 -72