With balance scoring, the Bryant White Hornets eighth-grade team of Bryant Middle School earned a 31-17 victory over the Conway Blue Wampus Cats eighth-graders at the Conway High School gym on Thursday night.
Cory Nichols and Darren Wallace each had 6 points, Antonio Cage 5 and Chris Gannaway 4 for the Hornets who improved to 3-2 this season going into their final pre-holiday contest at Sylvan Hills on Monday, Dec. 17.
“Conway was a very talented team,” said Hornets coach Richard Wrightner. “Our defense was on point tonight and we pressed well. Our boys fought really hard and played well to get a great team win.”
Nichols added five rebounds and four assists while Cage hauled down six boards. Gannaway had four steals.