Dragons fall 65-45 to Arlington | Collierville Independent



Collierville’s Tay Morris tries to swat Ray Price’s shot Tuesday night. Photo by Kevin Lewter

The Collierville Dragons fell to Arlington 65-45 Tuesday night at home. Arlington senior Nathan Hoover led all scorers with 21 points. Tay Morris and Seena Ghelichkhani paced the Dragons with 13 and 12 points, respectively.

Both teams traded baskets in the first quarter. However, the Tigers used a 20-9 run in the second quarter to pull away. Down 36-20 at the half, Collierville opened the third quarter with a 17-11 run to cut Arlington’s lead to 10 points. But Arlington outscored the Dragons 18-8 in the final quarter to get the 20-point win.

Arlington is now 3-0 on the season and will host Ridgeway on Dec. 1. Collierville is 1-2 and will host Olive Branch on Nov. 30.