J-HMS boys and girls basketball travel to D’Arbonne Woods


The boys and girls teams from the Jonesboro-Hodge Middle School traveled to Farmerville to take on D’Arbonne Woods Jr. High this past week with the boys dropping both games and the girls splitting a pair. In the only game that the locals came home victorious, ShaCoria Mallard scored six of her game high nine points in the fourth quarter to lift the 6th/7th grade girls to a 17-16 victory. Lakayla McGuire added six and Sanaa Tatum scored two. In the7th/8th grade girls game JHMS fell 25-16 with Mallard and McGuire once again being high scorers with 6 points and 5 points respectively. Jaidon Venzant added three and Ja’Raven Washington chipped in with two.

In boys action the 6th/7th grade team fell 48-20 while the 7th/8th grade squad lost by a 30-26 margin. Dylan Hayes led the way with 8 points followed by six from Tyson Burks. in the first game. Micah McGee scored 4 and Jeramiah Jefferson added two. Jason Blackburn led the 7th/8yh grade squad with 8 points followed by Dakota Knox with three. Kyron Atkins, Dwayne Palmer and Raiden Searcy added two each.

To report an issue or typo with this article – CLICK HERE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *