The Woodward News

February 6, 2013

Boomers split at Altus

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — ALTUS – The Boomer basketball teams split Western Conference games at Altus on Tuesday.

Woodward's girls won their second game in a row with a 46-36 win over the Lady Bulldogs but the boys dropped a 54-52 decision.

Mercedeez Bell scored 19 points as the Woodward girls improved to 5-15.

In the boys game, the Boomers led by 17 points after the first quarter but Altus rallied for the win.

Taylan Iliff had 22 points for the Boomers, who fell to 9-11.

Woodward will host Elgin on Friday for homecoming.

In area action, Seiling defeated Leedey twice, winning the girls game 42-38 and the boys 65-37.

At Mooreland, the Burlington girls handed the Lady Cats just their second loss of the season, 54-38. Mooreland's boys posted a 53-39 victory.

Mooreland plays Fairview on Friday.