GIRLS AREA ROUNDUP

Sumter wins second-place tiebreaker 60-46 over West Florence

From staff reports
Posted 2/11/18

FLORENCE - The Sumter High School varsity girls basketball team clinched second place in Region VI-5A with a 60-46 victory over Conway on Saturday at the West Florence gymnasium in a special game to determine second.

Sumter, which improved to …

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GIRLS AREA ROUNDUP

Sumter wins second-place tiebreaker 60-46 over West Florence

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FLORENCE - The Sumter High School varsity girls basketball team clinched second place in Region VI-5A with a 60-46 victory over Conway on Saturday at the West Florence gymnasium in a special game to determine second.

Sumter, which improved to 16-6 on the season, had four players score in double figures. Carnasia Wells and Latrice Lyons both had 13. Layken Cox had 11 and Nina Edlow 10.

Neci Hemingway led Conway with 14 points and Lenaejha Evans had 13.

SUMTER

Wells 13, Jackson 5, Brown 8, Edlow 10, Lyons 13, Cox 11.

CONWAY

Williams 8, Evans 13, Hemingway 14, Boone 3, Brody 2, Ingram 2, Whitehead 4.

Thomas Sumter 56

Robert E. Lee 30

DALZELL - Thomas Sumter Academy finished 9-1 in SCISA Region II-2A with a 56-30 victory over Robert E. Lee Academy on Friday at Edens Gymnasium.

The 15-7 Lady Generals were led in scoring by Aubrey Stoddard with 21 points. Catelyn Martin had 15 points and Sydney Daniel had five steals and six assists to go with four points. Carmen Silvester grabbed nine rebounds.

Rebecca Dinkins led REL with 16 points.

JV BASKETBALL

Laurence Manning 43

Florence Christian 42

MANNING - Rollin Barwick hit a free throw with five seconds left to lift Laurence Manning Academy to a 43-42 overtime victory over Florence Christian School on Saturday at Bubba Davis Gymnasium in a semifinal game in the SCISA Region II-3A tournament.

LMA will take on Wilson Hall in the championship game on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. at Sumter County Civic Center.

The Lady Swampcats' Callie Thompson hit a 3-point shot in the closing seconds of regulation to send the game into overtime.

Aubrey Bennett led Laurence Manning with 16 points and Breanna Boykin had 12. Bryce Erickson had seven points, 12 rebounds and three blocked shots.

Wilson Hall 29

Orangeburg Prep 28

MANNING - Wilson Hall advanced to the championship game of the SCISA Region II-3A tournament with a 29-28 victory over Orangeburg Prep on Saturday at Bubba Davis Gymnasium.

Gracyn Coker and Owings Holler both had 10 points to lead the 15-4 Lady Barons. Becca Cromer added seven.

Thomas Sumter 36

Robert E. Lee 17

DALZELL - Thomas Sumter Academy defeated Robert E. Lee Academy 36-17 on Friday at Edens Gymnasium to finish undefeated in SCISA Region II-2A.

Lindsay Daniel had 10 points and eight rebounds for the 13-4 Lady Generals. Clara Burnette had six points and four steals and Julie Lego had eight rebounds.

Andrew Jackson 47

Clarendon Hall 26

BLACKVILLE - Clarendon Hall saw its season come to an end with a 47-26 loss to Andrew Jackson Academy on Thursday in the SCISA Region III-1A tournament.

Hadleigh McIntosh led the Lady Saints with nine points. Bailey Corbett had seven points and six rebounds, and Amberly Way had six points and five rebounds.

From staff reports