The Lady Tigers (3-1) led 12-6 at halftime. They were led by Kiara Williams and Alicia Huse, who each had 6 points. Courtney McKey led the Lady Eagles with 6.
The Smith-Cotton freshmen boys basketball team used a turnover-inducing press to get out to an early lead Tuesday night as the Tigers topped Grain Valley, 49-38, at S-C Junior High.
Forward Tanner Powell applied pressure on the backcourt, forcing errant Eagles passes that resulted in fast-break buckets for the Tigers (4-3) as they built a 28-16 halftime lead.
S-C was led by Kendall Weymouth with 14 points; Zach Morrison added 12 and Powell had 8.
The Eagles were led by Dylan Meredith with 10.