High school basketball: Airline girls down Haughton


The Airline Lady Vikings defeated the Haughton Lady Bucs 43-32 Tuesday night in a District 1-5A game at Haughton.

Because of COVID-19-related quarantining, multiple games were canceled.

There were two boys games involving parish teams.

In District 1-1A, Plain Dealing fell to Homer 58-49 at home. It was the Lions’ first game since Jan. 15.

In a non-district boys game, Parkway fell to Class 2A power Rayville 108-86 at Parkway.

The Panthers (9-5) were originally scheduled to play Southwood, but that game was postponed until Friday.

In a District 1-1A girls game, Plain Dealing lost to Homer 51-46.

Boys’ games postponed or canceled in addition to Parkway at Southwood we’re Airline at Haughton, Benton at Captain Shreve and Bossier at North Webster.

The Parkway-Southwood game is scheduled to be made up Friday night.

Girls’ games postponed or canceled were Parkway at Southwood, Benton at Captain Shreve and Bossier at Loyola.

At Haughton, Kori Rice and Toria Brocks led Airline (12-14, 2-7) with 18 and 17 points, respectively.

Rice had eight rebounds and two blocks. Brocks had seven rebounds and two steals.

Faith Rush grabbed 13 rebounds.

Airline is scheduled to host Byrd Thursday at 5.

At Plain Dealing, Darrien Perry led the Lions (1-10, 0-3) with 14 points. Carnez Hillmon added nine. Kendric Blanks and Tyrese Kimble scored eight each.

Homer improved to 8-9 overall and 5-2 in district.

The Plain Dealing girls fell to 5-8 and 2-3. Homer improved to 9-6 and 6-0.