BY EASTON LEONARD –
The Umpire Wildcats defeated the Acorn Tigers 65-48 Friday, November 18th, at Acorn High School.
Umpire outscored the Tigers 12-13 in the first quarter of play. In the second quarter, the Wildcats pulled away from Acorn, outscoring the Tigers 18-7 to make the score 31-19 at the close of the first half.
Acorn stayed steady with the Wildcats in the third quarter, making the score 45-32 heading into the final quarter of play. The Wildcats outscored the Tigers 20-16 in the fourth quarter, making the final score 65-28 in favor of Umpire.
Aaron Bissell led the Acorn Tigers with 14 points, while Logan Frost scored 12 points, and Zak Abbott 8 points.
The Tigers’ next contest is against DeQueen on Monday, November 21st, at Acorn High School.