DOUBLE SPRINGS - The Winston County Yellow Jackets took a commanding win over Falkville Friday, Dec. 28, in action at Winston County High School, winning 65-14.
The Jackets expanded a 9-4 lead in the first quarter to 43-9 at halftime. By the end of the third period, WCHS was ahead 56-14. The Jackets held Falkville scoreless in the final period of play.
Scoring for the Jackets included: Austin Owens 5; Cade Hendrix 3; Zachary Wright 6; Brooks Bonds 7; Cade Taylor 23; Johnny Key 4; Jarrett Bailey 4; Ethan Moore 8; Hunter Hood 2; Nathaniel Gurley 3.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The Winston County Lady Yellow Jackets soundly defeated East Lawrence in the Winston County Christmas Tournament on Friday, Dec. 28, advancing them to the championship round against Belgreen on Saturday, Dec. 29. Played at Winston County High School, the number 8th ranked WCHS won by a score of 49-19 over the Eagles. WCHS was defeated by Belgreen Saturday in the championship round by a score of 68-37.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The Winston County Lady Jackets were down by 17 points in the first period Thursday, Dec. 27, playing Carbon Hill in the Winston County Christmas Tournament. The Lady Jackets hosted the event.
WCHS kept closing the gap and tied the score at 38 all late in the third period and won by a score of 48-44.
Stats for the Lady Jackets include:
Kady Bonds, 9 points; 7 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals;
Ella Moore, 2 points, 8 rebounds;
Emily Holt, 7 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal;