Urchins pick up 10th win
East Union had five players in double figures scoring, leading to its 81-54 win over South Pontotoc last Thursday.
The Urchins quickly built a 21-5 lead after the first quarter, hitting four three-pointers, two from Chris Tables.
Dustin Hall and Trey Barkley each had five points in the second quarter, as the Urchins led 46-20 at the break.
Hall and Barkley each led the Urchins (10-6) with 14 points, followed by Broderick Montgomery with 13 points, D.J. Armstrong with 12 points and Tables with 11.
Kolten Ferguson, Jeremy Peagues and Austin Kimmett each had 11 points for South Pontotoc.
South Pontotoc 71, East Union 33 (girls)
The Lady Cougars used a big run in the second quarter to break away for its win over East Union in the Baldwyn Rotary Classic.
Jade Anderson tied the game at seven in the first and Ashley Leach gave the Lady Urchins a brief lead at the end of the frame, but South Pontotoc answered with a 16-0 run, going ahead 23-9 before the next East Union basket.
Leach led East Union with 10 points.
East Union will next play on Tuesday, Jan. 3, traveling for a divisional match-up at Hatley.
About Chris Elkins
- County budget adopted with no change September 22, 2016
- Urchins come from behind to take down Bears September 22, 2016
- Union County runners enjoy top five finishes at Saltillo XC meet September 22, 2016
- First inning flurry leads to West Union win September 22, 2016
- Urchins host New Site on homecoming September 22, 2016
- Urchins run over Royals September 24, 2016
- Lady Urchins bomb Baldwyn in division play September 22, 2016
- School board races shaping up September 22, 2016
- Bank donates clock to Cooper Park September 22, 2016
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