POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston eighth grade girls basketball team blistered the Poplar Bluff Lady Mules 45-25 on Tuesday.
Erica Peet led the Lady Bulldogs with 12 points while Hayli Chapman and Zaqaisha Brown each added six.
Sikeston pounced on the Lady Mules early in the first quarter gaining a 13-2 lead. They extended their advantage 25-6 at the half.
Sikeston will travel to Dexter on Thursday to take on the Lady Bearcats.
SIKESTON (45) -- Erica Peet 12, Miranda Harrison 4, Hayli Chapman, Alana Basham 2, Tyra Bonner 1, Iesha Randle 2, Zaqaisha Brown 6, Jordan Crawford 5, Keleigh Mallory 4, Myah Herrion 1. FG 21 FT 3-17 F 13.
Poplar Bluff 22, Sikeston 18
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston seventh grade girls basketball team fell to Poplar Bluff, 22-18.
Larysa McClellon paced Sikeston with eight points. Alexis Boyd chipped in another six for the Lady Bulldogs while Kiera Steward and Madeline Witt added two points apiece.
Sikeston held a 10-8 lead at halftime. Poplar Bluff, however, outscored the Lady Bulldogs 8-2 in the third quarter, which led to the difference.
The seventh grade will also head to Dexter on Thursday evening to take on the Lady Bearcats.
SIKESTON (18) -- Larysa McClellon 8, Alexis Boyd 6, Kiera Steward 2, Madeline Witt 2. FG 8 FT 2-8 F 12.