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Rotan Yellowhammers win in overtime against the Greyhounds 51-50

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The Rotan Yellowhammers’ basketball team in 1A (Region 2) District 15 are 3-0 as of JANUARY 8, 2021. Your Rotan Yellowhammers defeated the Knox City Greyhounds in overtime by the score of 51-50. (Senior) Matthew Pillians recorded his first double-double in District play with 14 PTS, 11 REBS, and 3 ASTS; (Senior) Koy Bell hit the final shot in overtime, to give the team a one point lead with under 5 seconds remaining in the game. Bell finished with 15 PTS, 7 REBS, 2 ASTS, and 1 STL; (Senior) Dylan Jeffrey scored 14 PTS, 2 REBS, and 1 STL; (Sophomore) Jaxon Warren led his teammates with 4 ASTS, 4 STLS, and contributed 4 PTS; (Sophomore) Zac Flores contributed from each of the following categories: 2 PTS, 2 REBS, 2 ASTS, and 1 STL; (Sophomore) Jordan Daniel scored 2 PTS, grabbed 2 REBS, and had 1 STL. Previous game, at Rule, on JANUARY 5 (rescheduled from January 1), stats: Jeffrey-19 PTS, 5 REBS, and 2 ASTS; Pillians-19 PTS, 6 REBS, 1 ASTS; Bell-7 PTS, 13 REBS, 4 STLS, 2 ASTS; Daniel-8 PTS, 3 REBS; Warren-6 PTS, 6 REBS, 1 AST; Flores-4 PTS, 3 REBS, 2 STLS; Garza-1 point, 1 REB; Krebsbach-1 point, 2 REBS; Harris-1 AST; Perez-2 PTS; J. Perales-1 AST. Stats from District opener: Pillians- 13 PTS, 9 REBS, 4 STLS; Daniel-12 PTS, 4 REBS, 1 AST; Krebsbach-12 PTS, 3 REBS, 2 STLS; Jeffrey-12 PTS, 6 REBS, 1 AST; Warren-9 PTS, 5 ASTS, 5 STLS, 1 REB; Bell-6 PTS, 4 REBS; Garza-4 PTS, 2 REBS, 1 STL; Harris-4 PTS; Perez-4 PTS, 1 REB, 1 AST; Flores-2 PTS, 6 ASTS, 3 STLS.

Fisher County Gin Reports

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As of January 5, 2021, the final total for the Rotan Gin is 6,268 bales. The final total of bales for the Longworth Gin in Roby is 7,043..

Lady Lions start District with a 2-0

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The Lady Lions had a great week on the court, starting district play 2-0. They defeated the Rotan Lady Hammers 44-7 and the Lady Greyhounds of Knox City 63-11. The Jv girls defeated the Abilene Christian High School 23-21. Then the Varsity girls lost a close one 46-50 to the Munday Mogulettes.