Sunday, August 25, 2019

Carroll Basketball Teams Sweep Fossil Ridge

The following is an update of Tuesday’s night results for the Carroll basketball teams…

Dragons Slip Past Fossil Ridge
Behind a second-half rally, the Carroll Dragons moved to .500 in District 4-5A action with a 57-56 victory against Fossil Ridge Tuesday at Carroll Senior High School. Daniel Brown led the way for the Dragons with 18 points and Ray Crockett chipped in 12 points. Brett Jolly added 11. Carroll (13-9, 2-2 in 4-5A) trailed by eight points at halftime but outscored Fossil Ridge 31-22 in the second half. The Dragons’ defense held the Panthers to seven points in the fourth quarter. Carroll returns to action Friday on the road at Haltom. Tipoff is set for 8 p.m.

Lady Dragons Roll To Victory
The Lady Dragons smothered Fossil Ridge in a 71-33 home victory Tuesday night. Carroll was led by senior guard Kami Mickens, who finished with a game-high 14 points. Savannah Nauwelaers added 13, while Lexi Smith scored 12 and Kennedy Leonard chipped in 11. Carroll’s defense held Fossil Ridge to three single-digit quarters. The Lady Dragons (10-7, 4-1) exploded in the third quarter with 26 points. Carroll returns to action at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Haltom.