The Woodward News


February 28, 2013

WHS teams keep seasons going

Woodward, Okla. — WEATHERFORD - Woodward’s basketball teams kept their seasons going with victories in the Class 4A regional at Eagle Fieldhouse on Wednesday.

The boys evened their season mark at 12-12 with a 66-47 win over Clinton while the girls beat Douglass 58-36.

The girls will now face Bridge Creek tonight (Thursday) at  6 p.m. with a trip to the area tournament up for grabs.

The boys will face Weatherford or Elk City at 7:30 p.m., with the winner going to area.

The area tournament starts Friday in Yukon.

Woodward’s boys trailed after one quarter, then began pulling away from Clinton. The Boomers led by 9 at halftime and stretched the margin to 14 after 3 quarters.

Taylan Iliff led 3 players in double figures with 19 points. Ty Richey scored 14 and Trevor Collier 11.

Woodward’s girls won their second straight elimination game and improved to 7-17.

Haylee Bates and Mercedeez Bell scored in double figures for the Boomers, who are going for a second straight trip to the area tournament.

Text Only
Business Marquee
AP Video

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.