Led by Eric Buckley’s 19-point effort, the Water Valley Blue Devils defeated Coffeeville 69-55 Tuesday night in the WVHS gym.
Matt Dalton scored 16 points for the Blue Devils, while McKendrick Bounds chipped in 10 points. WVHS led 21-12 at the end of the first quarter and was ahead 42-30 at the half. Water Valley continued to lead throughout the second half owning a 51-41.
The Blue Devils lost their JV boys game, while the varsity girls fell in the first varsity game of the night.
Both varsity teams will be back in action Thursday at home against Charleston starting at 7 p.m. (December 1, 2010, Page 7)