By John R. Schirmer
The Nashville Scrapperettes picked up District 7-4A wins over Ashdown and Arkadelphia last week at Scrapper Arena.
Snow was falling when the Scrapperettes and Ashdown tipped off Friday night. By the end of the game, the ground was covered and Nashville had a 62-30 win.
The Scrapperettes jumped out to a 14-8 lead in the first quarter and extended it to 32-16 at halftime.
Shayla Wright was on fire from 3-point range, where she hit 5 shots. She also added a 2-pointer to lead the team in scoring with 17 points.
Maddi Horton added 12, with 10 from Timya Sanders, 8 from Kassidy Snowden and 7 from Kee Kee Richardson. LaTrice Wiley, Tiyonna Garland and Karie Porter rounded out the Scrapperette scoring.
Nashville was scheduled to visit Malvern Tuesday night, weather permitting.
Senior Night will be Friday, the final home game of the regular season. The Scrapperettes will host Arkansas Baptist.
The District 7-4A tournament will be played in Nashville next week, followed by the Class 4A South Regional Feb. 24-March 1.
The Scrapperettes defeated Arkadelphia 45-30 Feb. 4 behind 17 points from Sanders. Wright scored 12, with 11 from Snowden.