Ecru– (Girls) South Pontotoc raced out to an early lead on the road against in county rival North on Tuesday and cruised to a convicing 49-35 victory.
The Lady Cougars held a double digit lead from midway through the 2nd quarter and didn’t relinquish it, taking a 23-11 lead into the half thanks to nine first half points from Rebekah Pilcher.
Pilcher would go on to score a team high 15 points for South, while Sydney Brazil contributed 13. Maddie Guerin led the Lady Vikings with 17 points.
The win moved South to 8-2 while North fell to 7-2.
(Boys) In the nightcap, the Cougars won a tight contest over the host Vikings by a final score of 63-60.
Stroud Mills lead South with 20 points. Ty Roberson was the leading scorer forled North Pontotoc with 16.
South improved to 3-6 while North fell to 4-5.