High School Girls Basketball Roundup

SMITHVILLE — The Howe Lady Lions got their 2013-14 basketball season off to a roaring start as they routed the Smithville Lady Braves 72-31 Friday night.The Lady Lions jumped out to a 23-7 lead after a period and never looked back.Red Oak 67, Wister 27: In Wister, the Lady Eagles soared out to a 25-9 lead after one quarter and never looked back.Editor's note: Nothing was reported on Leflore's home game with Indianola by press time.