Wonder boys and girls pick up wins in North Little Rock
By Billy Woods WM School District
The West Memphis Blue Devils met up with nationally ranked Atascocita, Texas Tuesday night in the Neosho (Mo.) Invitational and fell 79-40. Robert Harris paced the Blue Devils (6-5 overall) with 13 points while Ahmere Albert and Zachary Byrd chipped in six apiece. West Memphis will play this afternoon against Memphis Sheffield at 3:30 p.m. Meanwhile, the Wonder Junior High boys and girls teams are playing in a tournament in North Little Rock, both of which posted first-round wins. The boys won 27-23 Monday night over Benton with Kenneth Phillips leading with way with 12 points. The Lady Lions, meanwhile, got 28 points from eighth-grader Aryiah Hazley in a 51-15 win Saline County. On Tuesday night, the Wonder boys (now 10-2 overall) lost 48-47 to Conway.