Weatherford Democrat


February 7, 2013

Local sports briefs - Feb. 7, 2013



Springtown girls slam Diamond Hill-Jarvis

Staff Report 

Brooklynn Dauenhauer lit up the scoreboard with 22 points on Tuesday, as the Lady Porcupines cruised to a 77-19 win over Fort Worth’s Diamond Hill-Jarvis. Pitching a shutout in the opening quarter, the SHS girls kept the pressure on, leading 38-4 at the half. Jordan Doremus and Becca Dauenhauer added 15 and 14 points to the Springtown offensive effort. The Pojo ladies finished district play with a 8-2 mark, and will begin postseason play next week.


Pojo romps past Eagles

Staff Report

The Springtown boys took at least a temporary 1-game lead over Mineral Wells on Tuesday, with a 77-47 romp over Diamond Hill. Caleb Brown and Cole Allen provided the offensive spark for the Porcupines, with each scoring 16 points. Dalton Scott added 13 for Pojo. 

Despite a heavy-scoring third period, Springtown extended the margin, as its lead was never threatened past the opening quarter, with a 16-point edge.

Mineral Wells fell to state-ranked Kennedale on Tuesday. Springtown meets Kennedale on Friday.


Aledo girls win rematch over Tech, District 7-4A

Staff Report

The Ladycats put early pressure on Trimble Tech in the district finale on Tuesday, bringing home a district title from the Fort Worth encounter with a 48-40 victory.

Justis Szczepanski-Beavers led Aledo with 18 points, with guard Alyssa Dry adding 14. Suffering its only district loss to Trimble Tech earlier in the season, the Ladycats led by  eight points at the half and held the margin.

Aledo enters postseason next week, playing the fourth seed from District 8-4A.

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