High school basketball: Airline boys, girls fall to Shreve

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The Airline Vikings and Lady Vikings both fell to Captain Shreve in District 1-5A boys and girls games Wednesday night at Airline.

The Vikings played the Gators tough before losing 56-51.

The Lady Vikings, who played their first game since Jan. 5 after having three straight postponed, fell 72-35.

Devin Bilbo led the Airline boys with 20 points. Devarrick Woods scored 13. Trevon Johnson added eight.

The Vikings trailed just 27-24 at the half. The Gators extended the lead to 42-35 after three quarters.

Bilbo scored 10 in the fourth quarter, but Shreve held off a rally.

The Gators improved to 13-7 overall and 4-1 in district. Shreve is tied with Parkway for second behind Natchitoches Central.

Airline dropped to 4-10 and 1-4.

Kori Rice led the Airline girls with 13 points. The Lady Vikings fell to 10-11 and 0-4.

Captain Shreve (12-5, 4-1) is tied with Parkway for first