BY EASTON LEONARD –
Tuesday, January 30th, the Acorn Lady Tigers and senior boys basketball teams traveled to Ouachita High School to take on the Lady Warriors and Warriors.
In the senior high girls game, Acorn outscored the Lady Warriors 29-25 in the first half, to take a four point lead into halftime. The Lady Tigers played just as close of a game in the second half, outscoring Ouachita by just two, to win the game by six, 57-51.
Sophie Jackson led the Acorn Lady Tigers with 22 points, as Faith Hill chipped in 17 points, Tori Barrett 9 points, Sydney Crawford 5 points, and Lexi Powell 4 points.
The Acorn senior boys outscored the Ouachita Warriors by five in the first half of the senior high boys. And in the second half, the Tigers outscored Ouachita by six, to win the game by eleven, 66-55.
Cross Hughes led the Acorn Tigers in scoring with 24 points in the game, while Jeremiah Swint added on 19 points, Brady Lyle 9 points, Leo Jacinto 8 points, Zak Abbott 4 points, and Matthew Chaney 2 points.
Tuesday, February 6th, Acorn basketball traveled to Mount Ida, to take on the Lady Lions and Lions.