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Boys basketball: Bossier downs Airline; Parkway wins

Larry Robinson scored 22 points to lead the Bossier Bearkats past the Airline Vikings 67-55 in boys high school basketball action Tuesday night at Bossier.

Robinson, who transferred from Airline, hit five 3-pointers. Donnell Mason added 14 points for the Bearkat (2-3), and Travis Manning had 11. Robby Dooley led Airline (3-1) with 17 points, and Tybren Wimberly had 13.

Bossier led 32-19 at the half and quickly extended the lead to 15 early in the third quarter. Airline rallied and got within seven, but 3-pointers by Robinson and Travis Manning helped keep the Vikings at bay.

Elsewhere, the Parkway Panthers evened their record at 1-1 with a 67-59 victory over the Green Oaks Giants at Parkway.

Artavious Lynn tossed poured in 22 points to lead the Panthers. Juwon Johnson added 19.

The Plain Dealing Lions fell to defending District 1-5A co-champion Captain Shreve 76-65 at Plain Dealing.

Kylon Stromile led the Lions (0-2) with 16 points. Keldrick Carper chipped in withy 15 and Desean Morris added 11.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com

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