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El Reno girls uncork bottle on offense from opening tipoff, surge to season sweep of WH

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OKLAHOMA CITY – With its offense hitting on all cylinders, El Reno High School’s girls basketball team snapped its two-game losing streak here last week with an 84-56 win over Western Heights.

The game was not as close as the final 28-point margin might indicate as El Reno went deep into its bench for the final eight minutes against the Jets starters.

“We’ve still got to work on our defense, it seemed like we stooped down to their level and we need to get back to working harder because in the beginning of the game we were dogging them.

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Indians pull away from Western Heights with third-period blitz to secure 58-41 decision

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Turning eight third-period steals into an 18-3 run, El Reno High School’s boys basketball team pulled away from Western Heights to return to the win column with a 58-41 decision over the Jets.

The win moved the Class 5A’s 13th-ranked Indians back to even ground for the season at 10-10.

El Reno is now 3-6 in games against Suburban Conference teams and 2-3 in those games counting toward the league championship.