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Junior Bears keep churnin'

Thursday, January 15, 2009

The Mammoth Spring junior Bears improved to 18-0 on the season, 7-0 in conference play, with a 50-22 win over Viola at the Longhorn Corral Jan. 8.

The junior Bears held a narrow 7-5 lead after the first period, but outscored the junior Longhorns 23-7 in the second and 20-4 in the third to take control.

Wayne Coffey led all scorers with 22 points, and he also grabbed six rebounds.

Houston Cooper had 10 points and eight assists.

Garrett Wooldridge tallied eight points, seven boards, seven assists and five steals.

In girls' action, the junior Lady Longhorns pushed past Mammoth Spring 27-23 to open the evening.

Viola led 8-6 after one, 19-12 at the half and 24-18 heading into the final frame.

Michaela Thompson paved Viola with 14 points.

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