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Melbourne sweeps titles in conference

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Melbourne cleaned up with a pair of 2-2A Conference titles by dispatching Walnut Ridge Feb. 11 at The Arena in Melbourne.

The Lady Katz (23-6) whipped Walnut Ridge 63-45, giving Melbourne the conference crown with a perfect 12-0 mark.

The Bearkatz (27-5) followed up that performance by knocking off the Bobcats 68-54, ending their 2-2A campaign with an 11-1 mark.

Walnut Ridge had beaten the Bearkatz the first time the two squads hooked up this season.

In girls' action, Kenzi Gillihan went off for a career-high 34 points in the game, including draining 10 treys.

Spencer Caraway's 35 points in three periods of play paced the Bearkatz.

Kody Caraway added 14 points.

The junior Bearkatz started things off with a 38-34 win over the junior Bobcats.

Kyler McLaughlin scored 18 points for the junior Bearkatz.

Will Dowdle added 10 for Melbourne.

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