Miller girls and boys defeat Flomaton
Published 12:00 pm Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Both the T.R. Miller varsity girls and boys picked up wins against Flomaton Tuesday evening, with the girls winning 42-28 and boys winning 47-32.
Flomaton 28, TRM 42
Miller cruised to the win, their fourteenth win in a row since losing to Flomaton in the Escambia County Tournament on Dec. 10.
Miller jumped out to a 19-6 lead in the first quarter. At halftime Miller led 25-16.
Miller outscored Flomaton 17-12 in the second half.
Hannah Fillmore led Flomaton with 10 points.
Leading the Lady Tigers was Mekhia Williams with 26 points, five steals and two assists; and Kyla Bell with 8 points, a game high 18 rebounds, four steals and four blocks.
The team is 16-3 for the season
Flomaton 32, TRM 47
Miller outscored Flomaton 33-18 in the first half.
Both teams scored an even 14-14 in the second half.
Leading the Tigers was Markail Mitchell and Hayden Atkinson with eight points each. Atkinson also had seven rebounds.
The Tigers are 8-7 for the season.
Miller basketball will be in action Fri., Jan 22, at home against Hillcrest. Games start with the B-team at 4:30 p.m., followed by varsity girls at 6 p.m., then varsity boys at 7:30 p.m.