HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Gold-Burg girls a contender

The Gold-Burg High School girls’ basketball team moved into playoff contention with a 47-40 victory on Friday at Tioga.
The Lady Bears moved into fourth place in District 1A-21 with the win.

At Saint Jo
Saint Jo 39, Midway 24
Charity Brawner netted a game-high 21 points and Saint Jo held Midway to 12 points through the first three quarters in this Lady Panther conquest.
Marysol Avila added 10 points.

BOYS

At Boyd
Nocona 60, Boyd 58

The Nocona High School boys’ basketball team outscored Boyd 6-4 in overtime en route to a 60-58 victory in District 3A-9 action on Friday.
The Indians (15-8, 3-2) won with a late steal, and remained in contention for a playoff berth with a win here.
The teams were knotted at 54-all at the end of regulation.
Riley McCasland poured in 22 points, including 4-of-5 from the free-throw line and he connected on two 3-pointers. Read more in The Bowie News.

Saint Jo’s Charity Brawner (10) and Emily Haney listen as head coach Kyle Sivadon talks during a District 1A-21 game between the Lady Panthers and Gold-Burg from back in December. Brawner scored 21 points in Saint Jo’s win over Midway Jan. 15. (News file photo)