Paula Ord grabbed an offensive rebound and scored with 11 seconds left in overtime to give Poca the lead and the Dots held on for a dramatic 50-48 win over visiting Buffalo in a girls basketball game on Thursday night.Madi McGrew led all scorers with 22 points for Poca (1-2) and McKenzie Ball added 10 points. Ord finished with 12.Chelsey Parkins scored 18 points to pace the Bison (3-1).
CHAPMANVILLE 78, HOOVER 48: Four Chapmanville players scored in double-figures to lead the Tigers to a Cardinal Conference win.
For Chapmanville (2-0, 2-0 Cardinal Conference), Katelynn Manns scored 18 points, Jessica Rideout had 13, Hailey Price 12 and Hillary Hainer 11. Katelynn Hall scored eight points and pulled down 10 rebounds, while Kristen Desrocher had four points, 10 rebounds and five assists.Caroline Thornburg led Herbert Hoover (0-1, 0-1) with 18 points. RIVERSIDE 46, POINT 42: Brittany Wood scored 16 points and pulled down 15 rebounds as visiting Riverside held on for a win. Rachel Mills led the Warriors (1-2) with 20 points.Katie Bruner scored 20 points to pace Point Pleasant (1-3) and Andrea Porter added 11. SISSONVILLE 67, WAYNE 21: Sissonville (2-0) jumped out to a 43-13 halftime lead and never looked back.Madison Jones led the host Indians with 16 points, while Karli Pinkerton and Ellie McClung had 12 apiece. Taylor Bartrum had a team-high five points for the Pioneers (0-3). CROSS LANES 47, VAN 26: Courtney Kendrick and Julianna Lowery each scored 15 points and Cross Lanes Christian held host Van to single-digit scoring in all four quarters.Kendrick and Catherine Legg each pulled down 11 rebounds for Cross Lanes (1-1). Stevie White led Van with 12 points. WESTSIDE 74, PIKEVIEW 34: Hope Lester scored 16 points while Faith Davis and Morgan Spolarich each finished with 13 points for Westside.Lester also accounted for 15 rebounds while Spolarich had eight assists, Davis finished with five steals and Megan Endicott totaled seven points and 11 rebounds.For PikeView (1-1), Hope Nester scored a team-high 12 points in the loss.
NICHOLAS 72, RICHWOOD 19: Shealyn Shafer had 24 points and 12 rebounds in a Nicholas County road win.Mykenzie Martin added 15 points for the Grizzlies (3-0). Jamie Bailey netted seven points for Richwood (0-2). RAVENSWOOD 68, DODDRIDGE 30: Hannah Murray scored her 1,000th career point as the Red Devils earned a home win.Murray finished the game with 22 points and 15 rebounds, while Taylor Youell chipped in 15 and Melonna Carmichael 13. Emily Cade netted 14 for Doddridge County.Boys basketball WYOMING EAST 87, PIKEVIEW 58: Brett Bowling scored 28 points in three quarters of work as the homestanding Warriors cruised to a win. Austin Canada added 15 points for Wyoming East (1-0) and Josh Tunstalle scored 13.
Zach Meadows paced PikeView (0-1) with 19 points and Logan McKinney chipped in 13. GREEN. EAST 77, JAMES MONROE 29: Rondale Watson scored a game-high 25 points to go with seven steals and Bryce Woodliff finished with 16 points, five assists and six steals to lead Greenbrier East to a win at home.Obi Romeo led the Spartans (2-0) with 12 rebounds in the win. For James Monroe (0-1), Chord Settle was the leading scorer with six points. CROSS LANES 60, VAN 30: Tyler Corbin scored a game-high 32 points, including seven 3-pointers (one shy of the school record) as visiting Cross Lanes Christian doubled-up Van.Grant Humphrey added 12 points in the win for the Warriors. Brandon Elswick scored a team-high 13 points for Van.