Multiple Teams · Dons Win 3-5A Title

Globe-News staff

The Palo Duro Dons wrapped up their second straight District 3-5A championship Tuesday night, rolling over Hereford 71-51 to stay unbeaten in district play.

Palo Duro (21-3, 8-0) trailed 17-16 at the end of the first quarter, but the Dons turned it up in the second quarter, taking a 39-28 halftime lead and controlling the game the rest of the way.

Amarie White led Palo Duro with 17 points while Trevanh Fillmore had 13 and Musa Mohamed added 12. Jonathon Alaniz led Hereford (13-12, 5-3) with 19 points.

“We’re really proud of our players,” Palo Duro coach Jeff Evans said. They’ve worked really hard to repeat as district champions, and they knew it would be tough at Hereford. They’ve put together a good couple of months.”

Palo Duro 16 39 60 71

Hereford 17 28 39 51

PD—Amarie White 17, Trevanh Fillmore 13, Musa Mohamed 12. H—Jonathan Alaniz 19, Zach Link 9. Records: Palo Duro 21-3, 8-0; Hereford 13-12, 5-3.


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