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Local Basketball

Lady Rabbs

The Atlanta Lady Rabbits fell to Pleasant Grove on Jan. 9, by the score of, 73-48. Atlanta was led in scoring by Kinsey Kelly with 15 points and Sheveonia Smith with 11 points.


The McLeod Longhorns defeated Maud on Jan. 9, by the score of, 73-40. The Longhorns used a stellar 30-point fourth quarter to cruise to victory. Zach Prince led all scorers with 17 points and Blake Williams added 16.
Jan. 12, the Longhorns traveled to Simms to take on James Bowie and left town with a, 54-24, win. McLeod jumped out to a, 21-6, lead after one quarter of play and outscored the Pirates, 11-0, in quarter two for a, 32-6, lead at halftime. 
McLeod (20-6) outscored James Bowie, 22-18, in the second half.
Both Trevor Deel and Zach Prince scored 14 points each, Blake Williams scored nine points and Nathan Parker added six.

Lady Bulldogs

The Queen City Lady Bulldogs defeated Hooks on Jan. 9, by the score of, 64-13. CeCe Walker led Queen City with 20 points, 12 rebounds, and six steals. Jessica Jones added 17 points and seven steals.
Jan. 12, the Lady Bulldogs topped DeKalb, 69-13.
QC was up, 19-2, after the first quarter and sported a, 37-5, lead at the half. The Lady Bulldogs outscored the Lady Bears, 32-8, in the second half to complete the 56-point victory.
Jessica Jones scored 30 points, Madi Jones added 14 and both Madison Dunn and Tiera Johnson put up five points each.


Queen City’s middle school basketball teams hosted Red Lick Jan. 11.
The seventh grade A team topped the Mustangs, 26-22. Jeremiah Drayton led QC with 10 points and Logan Oas added eight.
The seventh grade B team beat Red Lick, 24-12. Brett Didway scored eight points and Kameron Wright scored six points for the Bulldogs.
The eighth grade A team squeezed by Red Lick, 29-27. Brandon Parkman scored eight points for QC, Arlander White added seven, Austin Terry six and Imahd Hicks four.
The eighth grade A team is 5-0 overall.
The eighth grade B team beat the Mustangs, 30-20. Cedric Davis led the scoring with 14 points and Quiyon Ellison added six.

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