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Junior Blackcats suffer first defeat of season

Posted December 18, 2013 by Mike McGinnis in Sports

By Mike McGinnis

The Goreville Junior High boys’ basketball team improved its season record to 10-0 on November 26th with a 73-19 win at Jonesboro.

Webb (25 points), Dunn (14 points), and Massey (11 points), all hit double figures for the Junior Blackcats.

Also contributing to the scoring were Geyman (6 points), Bishop (5 points) and Calhoun (4 points).

On December 3, Goreville suffered its first defeat of the season, as the Junior Blackcats lost to Meridian by the score of 76-59.

Webb scored 24 points, while Dunn added 20 points. Massey (8 points), Geyman (5 points) and Bishop (2 points) added to the scoring for Goreville.