Basketball Roundup

Published 12:00 am Friday, January 12, 2018


Varnado defeats Pine
Varnado’s Armontee Kemp scored a game-high 34 points in an 81-56 victory over Pine in a home game that took place Tuesday night.
Kemp knocked down a pair of 3-pointers for the Wildcats.
Gary Crumedy posted 12 points and hit a 3-pointer.
James Williams recorded 11 points for Varnado that included a 3-pointer.
Jadarrell Magee tallied six points while Cameron Allen posted five, Adrian Bickham and JoNathan Green put up four each, Ardarryl McGowan had three and Kim McGowan added two in the victory. Allen and Ardarryl McGowan hit a 3-pointer each.
Xavier Elzie led Pine with 15 points and he knocked down a 3-pointer.
Kaz Warren tallied 14 points and drained four 3-pointers.
Jordan Anderson had 13 points for the Raiders.
Markell Cotton posted six, while Karson Voth tallied three, Tristan Jones and Chase Cooper posted two each and Eric Crosby added one for Pine.

Mt. Hermon victorious over Kentwood
Mt. Hermon’s Yellow Jackets defeated Kentwood, 54-43, in a road game that was held Tuesday.
Ike Tate led the Yellow Jackets with 17 points.
Device Taylor posted 10.
George Smith had seven while Za’byeaus Holmes recorded six and Tevin Williams recorded three for the visitors in the win.

Bowling Green cruises past Silliman Institute
Bowling Green’s Braden Edwards scored 19 points that included a 3-pointer, grabbed three rebounds, dished out an assist and made two steals, helping the Buccaneers defeat Silliman Institute, 53-32, in a road game that took place Tuesday.
Lync Sharp and Connor Comeaux had eight points each. Sharp came close to a double-double, as he pulled down nine boards. Comeaux recorded three assists, four rebounds and a steal.
Jace Schexnider posted six points with two three to go with two assists and three rebounds.
Drew Wagner posted four points, three assists, three boards and a steal.
Crockett Comeaux tallied three points.
Charles Tanksley and Rece Dillon had two points each. Tanksley hit a 3-pointer. Dillon grabbed a rebound for Bowling Green.
Jace Duhe put up a point in the win for the Buccaneers.
Geroge Nobles added an assist, a rebound and he blocked a shot.

Ben’s Ford Christian School loses to Lamar Christian School
Ben’s Ford Christian School’s Eagles suffered a 51-41 loss to Lamar Christian School in last Friday’s contest that took place on the road.
Kameron Underwood recorded a double-double for Ben’s Ford. Underwood scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. He also blocked a shot.
Tucker Keating posted eight points, two boards, an assist and three steals.
Jarvis Dawson recorded six points and seven rebounds.
Tyler Winstead had three points, seven rebounds, six assists and he blocked two shots.
Gage Tervalon posted two points, two rebounds and a steal.
Dalton Crain had two points along with an assist.
Seth Schilling pulled down two boards and dished out an assist while Seth Burns added two rebounds for Ben’s Ford.


Pine wins against Varnado
Pine had a balanced scoring attack against Varnado in a 43-25 win on the road Tuesday.
Nine players tallied between two and nine points for the Lady Raiders.
Raina Crosby and Savannah Kennedy led the way, tallying nine points each for Pine.
McKayla Jordan posted six points while Kaylyn Ginn recorded five, Kalli Tullier had four and Elizabeth Barber, Alyssa Phelps, Kelsey Jenkins and Kiyasha Clark all had two for the Lady Raiders. Ginn hit a 3-pointer for Pine.

Franklinton falls in district opener
Franklinton’s Lady Demons suffered a 70-48 loss to Salmen on the road in the District 8-4A opener for both teams after a tough second half.
Franklinton led 29-26 at halftime, but were outscored 44-19 in the second half.
Danaria Magee posted 17 points for the Lady Demons.
Addison Carter had 11.
Kaniya Dillon tallied eight while India Dickerson and Jalyn Bickham posted six points each.

Varnado defeated by Pearl River
Varnado’s Lady Kittens suffered a 43-29 loss to Pearl River in a home game that took place Monday.
Quierra Bickham led Varnado with 14 points. Bickham hit a 3-pointer.
Tanisha Brister and Jaden Foster posted six points each while Jamonica Dillon added three points for Varnado.

Bowling Green School tops Silliman Institute
Bowling Green School’s Lady Buccaneers defeated Silliman Institute, 39-34, in a road game that took place Tuesday.
Callie Seal recorded 13 points, a rebound, two assists and three steals.
Cailee Fruge posted 12 points, five boards, three assists and she made seven steals for Bowling Green.
Hallie Robertson recorded seven points, three boards, an assist and a steal.
Allie McCain tallied four points, three rebounds and two steals.
Kyley Seals had three points, three rebounds, three assists and a trio of steals.
Anna Claire made a steal while Bridget Devall dished out an assist in the Lady Buccaneers’ victory.

Ben’s Ford Christian School loses to Lamar Christian School
Ben’s Ford Christian School’s Lady Eagles suffered a 67-18 loss to Lamar Christian School last Friday on the road.
Alaina McClelland led Ben’s Ford in points and rebounds with nine points and six boards along with a blocked shot.
Kelci Freeman posted four points, two rebounds and two steals.
Valerie Paige had two points, two boards and a blocked shot.
Bailey Stewart put up two points and two rebounds.
Celeste Crowe had a point, a rebound and a steal.
Kaleigh Wheat tallied two rebounds and a steal while Abby Smith grabbed two boards and dished out an assist, and Allison Forbes and AnnaBella Seal added a rebound each for the Lady Eagles.