By JOEL McNEECE
The Vardaman Lady Rams continued their solid play of late defeating Caledonia and Tremont last week.
The Lady Rams improved to 10-7 overall and 3-2 in region play.
Kelsey Nelson and Jicobe Jones each scored 14 to lead the Lady Rams in the 50-27 win over Caledonia.
They followed that with a convincing 55-33 win over Tremont.
Kelsey Nelson led the way with 22 points. The Lady Rams never trailed opening a 39-9 halftime lead.
The Vardaman boys’ defeated Tremont 62-43 in one of their better outings of the year.
After trailing by three after the opening period, the Rams outscored Tremont 56-34 the rest of the way.
Chris Armstrong led the Rams with 17 points. Joe Eric Byars added 12. Larry Pattison scored 12 and Donta Walker 11.
It was the Rams second win of the season and their first region victory.
Caledonia won their match-up with the Rams 57-43.
Hunter Brown, Eric Jones and Chris Armstrong all scored nine points for the Rams.