FROM STAFF REPORTS
The Inola Lady Longhorns continued their quest toward the Class 4A state playoffs with a 39-29 win over Sperry.
Stevie Rutherford tallied 11 points, while Lauren McDaniel and Kristen Mootry had eight points each to lead the Inola offense.
Inola used the momentum from an 18-16 halftime lead to outscore Sperry, 10-0, in the third quarter and extend the margin to 28-16.
With the win, the Lady Longhorns improved to 10-8 on the season.
In the nightcap, the Sperry Pirates dropped Inola, 72-68.
Sperry led 25-12 after the first quarter.
Taylor Mootry led Inola with 18 points.