EPAC capsules, box scores

CNJ staff

Boys
Fort Sumner (2-6) began the EPAC with serious offensive fire power, blowing out Grady 63-43 in a first round match-up.

Berry Stinnett scored 14 points and Cass Dimitroff chipped in 13 points for Fort Sumner, which outscored Grady 29-10 in the fourth quarter.

Grady’s Brian Blackburn led all scorers with 21 points including three 3-pointers.
Melrose (1-10) beat House 41-39 victory for its first win of the season.

Clint Barnard led the Buffaloes (1-10) with 14 points and Lane Draper contributed 12 points, as Melrose used a strong 31-20 second half showing to move on.
Herson Corcio led House (3-7) with 15 points.

San Jon rode Richard Vasquez’s 19 points to a 46-44 victory over Floyd (3-6).

Jason Martinez led the Broncos (3-6) with 15 points including 4-of-4 from the free- throw line, and Jesus Davalos followed with 14 points, sinking two three-pointers.
In the high-scoring game of the day, Dora squeaked by Logan 85-76.

Wesley Skelley scored 21 points for Dora (9-3) and Sadler Hair scored 17 to lead four Coyotes to score in double figures.

Austin Whetten scored 24 points for Logan(4-6) and Taylor Smith tallied 11. The Longhorns nailed four 3-pointers on the night.

Girls
Tiffany Rucker scored with 14 points and Nicole Martinez added nine points as Logan beat Dora 41-36.

Kendra Merrick scored 15 points for Dora and Iiesha Pero tallied seven.

Melrose (7-4) dominated San Jon (5-4) early in the first quarter anddidn’t look back in a 47-26 win.

Melrose’s Jaimie Dickerman led the all scorer with 14 points and Toni Burdine scored 10 points.

Texico (9-3) used a blistering third quarter and sharp 3-point shooting to shut down Fort Sumner (3-4) 53-25.

Bryn Mayfield scored most of her 10 points off three 3-pointers and Katlin Luscombe also scored 10 points as Texico never trailed.

Boys
Dora 85, Logan 76
Dora(9-3)—Wesley Skelley 7 2-3 21, Sadler Hair 7 2-2 17 Kyler Smith 4 3-6 11.
Logan(4-6)—Austin Whetten 9 5-6 24, Steven Carter 5 3-8 13, Taylor Smith 4 2-5 11.
Dora 11 28 28 17 — 85
Logan 8 20 18 30 — 76
3-pointers—Dora, Skelley 3, Fierro 2, Kyler Smith, Hair. Logan, Whetten, Andruw Sandoval, Steven Stephenson, Smith.

Melrose 41, House 39
Melrose(1-10) — Clint Barnard 3 5-8 12, Call Barnard 6 2-5 14, Wesley Holloway 4 1-2 9.
House(3-7)— Herson Corcio 5 4-11 15, Lee Griggs 2 5-13, Chris Wooldridge 3 1-2 7.
Melrose 8 12 14 17 — 41
House 9 11 6 13 — 39
3-pointers—Melrose, Pack, Clint Barnard. House, Roy Hampton, Corcio.

San Jon 46, Floyd 44
San Jon(5-4)— Richard Vasquez 9 0-0 19, Danny Shetter 4 1-4 10, Will McEntire 5 0-2 10.
Floyd(3-6)— Jason Martinez 5 4-4 15, Jesus Davalos 6 0-4 14, Chet Chenault 3 1-1 7.
San Jon 10 12 13 11 — 46
Floyd 10 14 10 10 — 44
3-pointers—San Jon, Vasquez, Shetter. Floyd, Davalos 2, Martinez.

Fort Sumner 63, Grady 43
Fort Sumner(2-6)—Berry Stinnett 7 2-6 14, Cass Dimitroff 4 3-4 13, Ryan Hall 4 3-6 11.
Grady(2-8)—Brian Blackburn 7 2-2 21, Jett Sours 3 3-4 9, Anthony Sanders 2 0-0 5.
Fort Sumner 15 10 9 29 — 63
Grady 9 9 15 10 — 43
3-pointers—Fort Sumner, Dimitroff. Grady, Blackburn, 3.

Girls
Floyd 36, Grady 28
Floyd(3-6)— Tori Tucker 2 6-10 10, Blair Jaramillo 3 0-2 8, Alexis Benoit 3 2-3 8.
Grady(2-6)—Katarina Grau 1 7-8 10, Payton Provencio 0 6-11 6, Molly Rush 0 4-8 4.
Floyd 9 4 14 9 — 36
Grady 2 11 4 11 — 28
3-pointers—Floyd, Jaramillo 2. Grady, Grau.

Logan 41, Dora 36
Logan(3-7)—Tiffany Rachor 5 4-5 14, Nicole Martinez 4 1-6 9, Delani Hazen 3 1-2 7.
Dora(3-9)— Kendra Merrick 5 5-8 15, Iiesha Pero 3 1-2 7, Tearny O’Connor 2 0-0 4.
Logan 9 10 8 14 — 41
Dora 9 3 12 12 — 36
3-pointers—Logan, none. Dora, none.

Melrose 47, San Jon 26
San Jon(5-4)—Ysidra Tellez 2 1-4 5, Brittany Slutz 0 5-8 5, Tracy Foote 2 0-1 4.
Melrose(7-4)—Toni Burdine 5 0-2 10, Jaime Dickerman 5 4-7 14, TaNeil Roberts 2 3-4 7.
San Jon 1 11 8 6 — 26
Melrose 17 7 9 14 — 47
3-pointers—San Jon, none. Melrose, Lauren Widner.

Texico 53, Fort Sumner 25
Texico(9-3)—Brynn Mayfield 3 1-2 10, Kaitlin Luscombe 5 0-0 10, Faith Martin 2 3-3 7.
Fort Sumner(3-4)—K. J. Johnson 3 4-7 10, Delane Luce 1 4-4 7, Alex Owens 3 0-0 6.
Texico 9 10 21 13 — 53
Fort Sumner 3 5 10 7 — 25
3-pointers—Texico, Mayfield 3, Martin, Amanda Bass. Fort Sumner, Luce.