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MCMS splits with Huntland on 8th-Grade Night

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 1:57 pm

Moore County

Middle School

split its games with

Huntland on 8th-

Grade Night.

The regular-season

champion Raiders

beat Huntland 41-27.

Alex Copeland scored

eight first-quarter

points and nine thirdquarter

points as the

Raiders won those

quarters 12-7 and 17-


Copeland scored 17,

Logan Hegwood added

10 and Brett Dobbs

scored six points, all

in the  nal quarter, to

lead the scoring.

The Raiderettes

had a tough night.

They fell behind early

and never caught up

as the Lady Hornets

took a 49-19 win.

The regular season

ended for both teams

at Fayetteville on

Monday. Those scores

were not available for

this edition.

The Raiders will be

the No. 1 seed in the

postseason tournament

and will likely

play Saturday. The

Raiderettes are the

No. 3 seed.