Owls, Eagles net wins

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By Dwane Wilder

Host Jacksboro Middle swept a pair of varsity basketball games from Horace Maynard on Monday night.
The Lady Eagles rolled, 41-8, behind 13 points from Krista Williams. The Eagles won a defensive battle, 34-31, as Darin Gillenwater scored 12 points and Jesse Sharp 9.
In junior varsity action, Jacksboro’s girls lost, 22-14, to Horace Maynard. Morgan Wilson and Adriana Stanley led the Lady Eagles with 3 points each.
LaFollette Middle split varsity games Thursday night with visiting Clinton. The Lady Owls (7-4 overall) fell, 40-31, after leading by 14 points at halftime. Kendra King led LaFollette with 9 points, followed by Sissy Bailey with 8; Katie Hamblin, Amber Guy and Ashley Whited 4 each; Kassie Kibler and Rachel Heatherly 2 each. Guy had a great all-around game with 13 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 blocked shots.
Jessica Webb led Clinton with 14 points.
LaFollette won the boy’s game, 44-33. Roston Letner paced the Owls with 15 points, followed by Durrand Jackson with 11, Austin North 8, Dallas Griffith 5, Ethan Jeffers 4 and Andrew Evans 1. Dillon Shirley led Clinton with 8 points.