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Lometa drops two at Wichita Falls tourney

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Posted: Saturday, November 30, 2013 4:30 am

WICHITA FALLS — The short-handed Lometa Hornets dropped both of their games Friday on the first day of the Fantasy of Lights Tournament.

The Hornets, ranked 17th in Division II-1A, lost 63-52 to Haskell, and 67-47 to Petrolia.

Lometa (2-2) was missing two players who were out of town for the holiday weekend. 

Eric Nichols scored 18 points against Haskell (2-1). The Hornets rolled out to a 24-12 lead after one quarter, but were outscored 22-2 in the next and never recovered.

Petrolia also took command in the second period, outscoring the Hornets 21-5 for a 39-22 halftime lead.

Ivan Jasso led three Hornets in double figures against Petrolia (2-2), scoring 12 points. Nichols added 11, and freshman Adrain Rivera had 10.

The Hornets return to action this morning at 11:30 against Wichita Falls HEAT.

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