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November 18, 2013

Ninnekah boys, girls win in Harding


Ninnekah is underway in basketball and spent the weekend competing in the Harding Festival.

The boys split their weekend games, losing to hosts Harding Prep 77-40 before topping Harding FA 49-44. The girls went 2-0 with a narrow 56-53 victory over Harding Prep before easily disposing of Harding FA 61-11.

Blake Daggs produced standout performances for the Owls in both games, scoring 14 points and grabbing 15 rebounds against Harding Prep before putting up similar numbers against Harding FA. Cheyenne Morris had 24 points and nine rebounds against Harding Prep for the Lady Owls, while grabbing 12 points against Harding FA.


Weekend stats

Boys (2-2)

Ninnekah 40, Harding Prep Eagles 77

Team- FG% 30.4, FT% 52.2, Rebounds- 47, Turnovers- 42


Blake Daggs, 14 points, 15 rebounds, 2 assists, 5/12 FG, 4/5 FT; Brendan McMillian, 6 points, 2 rebounds, 1/1 FG, 4/7 FT; Shawn Cox 5 points, Aaron Buckmaster 4 points

Harding FA Firehawks 44, Ninnekah 49

Team- FG% 32.7, FT% 46.4, Rebounds- 44, Turnovers- 19


Blake Daggs, 15 points, 13 rebounds, 6/13 FG, 3/7 FT; David Davidson, 7 assists, 4 points; Cody Chaney, 10 rebounds, 4 points; Cody Reed, 14 points, 5 rebounds 4/7 FG, 3/5 3PT, 3/4 FT


Girls (3-1)

Ninnekah 56, Harding Prep Eagles 53

Team- FG% 32.8, FT% 48.3, Rebounds- 46, Turnovers- 18


Cheyenne Morris, 24 points, 9 rebounds; Rayna Dinsmore, 11 points, 7 rebounds; Erin Cheek, 9 points, 5 assists; Tia Jolley, 8 points, 5 rebounds

Ninnekah 61, Harding FA Firehawks 11

Team- FG% 38.9, FT% 75, Rebounds- 49, Turnovers- 18


Rayna Dinsmore, 20 points, 7 rebounds, 8/12 FG, 2/3 3-PT; Cheyenne Morris, 12 points, 5 rebounds; Ciara Garrett, 6 points, 8 rebounds

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