Lady Eagles soar past Childress

(Girls) Sanford-Fritch 44 Childress 23On Tuesday evening, the Sanford-Fritch Lady Eagles started the second half of District 1-2A play by easily beating the Childress Lady Bobcats 44-23 in Childress.Christa White had the hot hand for the Lady Eagles by scoring 16 points, along with three steals, three rebounds, and two assists.Jacy Judd had nine points and five assists, while Summer Tubbs had a good defensive game by coming up with seven rebounds, three steals and two block shots.The win allows the Lady Eagles to sit comfortably in second place in the District 1-2A standings with a 5-1 district mark having a two-game lead over third place Childress, who drops to 3-3 in district play.The Lady Eagles improve to 17-9 overall for the season.(Boys) Childress 84 Sanford-Fritch 19The #9 ranked Childress Bobcats got off to a fast start by outscoring the Sanford-Fritch Eagles 29-4 in the first period in their 84-19 win in District 1-2A play.Colton Valle led the Eagles in scoring with 10 points, followed by Ryan Melton scoring five.The Eagles drop to 0-4 in district play and 2-17 overall.On Friday the Eagles and Lady Eagles travel to Amarillo to take on River Road, with the girls tipping off at 6:00 p.m. followed by the boys at around 7:30 p.m.