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Purdy Lady Eagles Win Cage Game

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

The Purdy Lady Eagles won but boys teams from Pierce City and Verona were defeated in basketball games played on Monday and Tuesday.

In a non-conference game on Monday, the Lady Eagles of Purdy took a 23-12 lead after the opening period and went on to beat College Heights 67-30.

Scoring for Purdy were Addy Roller with 23 points, Shelby White with 19 points, Audrey Patton and Brooke Swadley with 6 points each, Brittany Mareth with 5 points, Mattie White and Rachel Neill with 2 points each and Taylor Moller with 1 point.

On Tuesday the Pierce City boys lost to East Newton 54-43. Pierce City trailed 30-15 at intermission.

Scoring for Pierce City were Robert Baldwin with 15 points, Derek Turner with 11 points, Cedric O'Hara with 9 points, Wayne Joe Sooter with 4 points and Cody Cox and Garron Cantrell with 2 points each.

Turner led Pierce City in rebounds with 12. Sooter topped the team with 6 assists. Baldwin had 3 steals.

The Verona boys fell behind 12-4 after the first quarter and could not recover in losing to Marionville 60-40.

Wesley Kissinger led Verona in scoring with 17 points. Also scoring were Cody Ernsberger with 13 points, Ascension Estrada with 7 points, Seth Losack with 2 points and Larry Patterson with 1 point.

Drew Setzer tallied 19 points for Marionville. Also scoring were Jordan Dykes with 14 points, Justin Hansen and Caleb Wells with 6 points each and Brandon McKinney with 4 points.

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