Dumas sweeps Drew Central in 3A-8 Conference contests at Drew Central


The Drew Central Junior Pirates, Lady Pirates, and Pirates hosted Dumas on Friday, January 6, in contests that could have regular season conference title implications. 

In the first contest of the night, the Junior Pirates would lead the Junior Bobcats 20-15 at halftime after outscoring Dumas 13-5 in the first and Dumas taking the second quarter 10-7. 

Dumas would go on to outscore Drew Central 8-6 and 17-9 in the next two quarters to take a 40-35 win.

Jeremiah Bodiford led the Junior Pirates with 10 points, Blake Chandler with nine, and Zae Bullard with eight. 

Jayden Jones scored five, Brody Cater with two, and Uriah Rhodes with one.

In the second contest of the night, the Lady Pirates would fall behind in the first quarter, scoring five points in the quarter while the Lady Bobcats would score 13.

Drew Central would outscore Dumas 7-3 in the second quarter to trail the Lady Bobcats 16-12 at the half.

The Lady Pirates would come back to outscore Dumas 7-5 in the third quarter but trailed Dumas 21-19 heading into the fourth quarter. 

In the fourth, Dumas would take control of the contest, outscoring the Lady Pirates 11-4 to take the 32-23 win.

Sayveiona Durden led the way with six points with Bailey Chapman adding five, and Kaisa Orr with four. 

Hannah Meeks and Lana Boykin each scored three with Kaiya Williams scoring two. 

In the final contest of the night, the Drew Central Pirates would take a 13-9 lead after one quarter of play, but both teams would play even in the second quarter with each team scoring 12 points. 

The Pirates would hold a 25-21 lead at the half.

The Pirate offense would fall off in the second half with Dumas outscoring the Pirates 13-14 in the fourth quarter on 17-7 in the fourth quarter to take the 51-36 win. 

Tramond Miller would lead the way for the Pirates with eight points followed by Kade Bodiford with seven.

Drew Burton, JaCorrian Love,  and Tre’Bennett Fuller would add five points each.

Tralon Miller added four with Nick Bailey rounding out the scoring with two points. 

Drew Central will return to action on Friday, January 13, hosting Lakeside with Junior Girls tipping off at 4:30 pm. 

Drew Central will travel to DeWitt on Tuesday, January 17, with the Junior Girls tipping off at 4:30 pm. 

Drew Central will host a Junior Tournament on January 14 and will continue on January 18 and January 21.


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