HIGHLIGHTS: Ortiz leads Central over Midland Lee

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SAN ANGELO, Texas — Central bounced back with a 66-40 win over Midland Lee to improve to 2-1 in District 2-6A Friday evening.

Junior guard Raven Ortiz scored a game-high 20 points while junior forward Branden Campbell added 17 points. Sophomore guard Jacoby Yates recorded 11 points for the Bobcats.

Central (12-5, 2-1) will travel to Abilene on Jan. 12 to battle the Abilene Eagles (12-4, 2-1). Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m.

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