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Honey Grove Lady Warriors 55, Wolfe City 52
By Allen Rich
Jan 15, 2021
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Honey Grove, Texas -- A furious fourth-quarter rally carried the Honey Grove Lady Warriors to a three-point win over the Wolfe City Lady Wolves.

Wolfe City led 16-7 after the first quarter and the Lady Wolves took a 36-14 lead to the locker room at halftime.

Honey Grove responded with a 21-9 run in the third period to trim Wolfe City's advantage down to 45-35 heading into the fourth quarter.

The Lady Warriors outscored the Lady Wolves 20-7 in the final period to earn an exciting 55-52 win in front of their hometown fans.

Honey Grove's Makiyah Johnson led all scorers with 28 points and teammate Maddison Cason was also in double digits with 11 points.

Allie Towery scored seven, Prisella Reyna finished with four points, Ty'Ciera Battle and Shakira Cooper both put up two points and Aniyah Smith sank a free throw to round out the scoring for Honey Grove.

Ava Steele led Wolfe City with 24 points, Emma Thorton threw in eight points, Kinsly Woodruff scored six, Lacy Malone and Laney Turner tossed in four points apiece, Breana Burns put up three points, Karli James had two points and Cassidy Walters hit a free throw.