Basketball Roundup, Feb. 24

The Tigers earned a victory playing the Trojans on Monday, outscoring them in every quarter.

Taylor Horton led Cape Central with 20 points, including four 3-pointers.

Olivia Coleman scored 20 points for Potosi.

The Tigers will play Perryville at 11 a.m. at a tournament.

Scoring

Potosi 8 12 11 9 40

Cape Central 17 17 17 13 64

POTOSI (40) Kadence Gibson 12, Kya Gibson 2, Annee McCoul 2, Olivia Coleman 20, Jayleen Like 2, Jordayn Mercer 2. FG 14, FT 9-18 (3-pointers: Kadence Gibson, Coleman 2)

CAPE CENTRAL (64) Alivia Capshaw 2, Rakiara Bogan 8, Taylor Horton 20, Olivia Koch 3, Yeniah Jackson 8, Ella Vogel 16, Erica Goodin 3, Bryonna Thomas 4. FG 22, FT 16-31 (3-pointers: Horton 4)

Jackson 47, Dexter 27

The Indians stifled the Bearcats offense as they allowed only eight made field goals to pick up the road win.

Olivia Ward scored 16 points and Madison Lambert finished with 13 as the duo outscored Dexter (5-20) by themselves to lead Jackson (13-11) to victory. Alexa Werneck ended with 11 for the Bearcats but no other Dexter players reached double digits.

Jackson will wrap up regular season play on Wednesday as they travel to Sikeston. Dexter's next game will also coincidentally be against Sikeston but it will come in Class 4 District 1 play on Saturday.

Jackson 12 15 10 10 47

Dexter 5 6 10 6 27

JACKSON (47) Olivia Ward 16, Madison Lambert 13, Piper Guilliams 7, Brooke Thompson 5, Kate Emmendorfor 3, Kamryn Link 3. FG 15 FT 13-17 (3-pointers: Ward 2, Lambert, Thompson)

DEXTER (27) Alexa Werneck 11, Sydney Asberry 8, Dulcie Pullen 5, Karlee Kiersey 2, Caitlin Giles 1. FG 8 FT 8-14 (3-pointers: Asberry 2, Werneck)

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