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Lady Horns cruise

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

The Viola Lady Longhorns jumped out to a 19-9 lead after the first period and then cruised to a 64-35 rout of Twin Rivers Oct. 27 at the Longhorn Corral in Viola.

Dedra Johnston paced Viola with 17 points, while Taylor Griggs added 13. Michaela Thompson and Leslie Barker had 12 points apiece, with Leslie Shrable adding 11 points.

The Longhorns had little trouble with the Panthers, winning 79-37 later in the evening.

Viola led 19-9 after one and 48-19 at the half.

Jacob Luther tossed in 14 points for the Horns, followed by 12 from Dallas Holt and 10 from Jackson Rains.

The junior Longhorns won 45-19 behind 10 points each from Austin Gardner and Skylar Robbins.

In a matchup of two teams that faced off in the Class 1A State Final Four a year ago, Kingston edged past the Lady Longhorns 50-42 Oct. 26 at the Pioneer Pavilion on the campus of North Arkansas College in Harrison.

Griggs tallied 19 points for Viola.

Later in the evening, the Longhorns escaped Kingston 54-51 in overtime.

Rains scored 16 points for Viola, while Blake Baumunk added 13.

Viola made it a clean sweep over Timbo Oct. 30 at the Longhorn Corral.

The junior Lady Longhorns opened the evening with a 38-11 rout of Timbo, behind eight points from Hannah Duvall.

The Lady Horns (4-1) then bested the Lady Tigers 61-17.

The Longhorns (5-0) then finished things off with a 53-19 smashing of the Tigers.



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