South Charleston led by just four points after the first quarter but then broke the game open to pick up a 66-25 girls basketball win Friday at Ripley.Taliah Cashwell and Lina Villanueva scored 13 points each for the Black Eagles (7-6), and Zhakiya Brown added 10. Sarah Williams had eight to lead Ripley.
HURRICANE 52, RIVERSIDE 48: Down by two points at halftime, Hurricane rallied to win at Riverside.Abby Watson led the Redskins (5-5) with 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Brooke Crompton had 12 points and 11 rebounds. Callie McClanahan checked in with 10 points.Brittany Wood led the Warriors (3-8) with 14 points, 12 rebounds and 11 blocks. Rachel Mills added 12 points. PARKERSBURG 71, NITRO 59: Parkersburg trailed by two at halftime but limited Nitro to three third-quarter points in rallying to victory at Parkersburg.
Imani Ward led the Big Reds (7-6) with 16 points, and Megan Morrison and Kennedy Walker added 15 each. Savannah Shamblin led the Wildcats (5-5) with 21 points, Halie Miller had 13 and Bethany Hill 10. CLAY 63, WIRT 44: Brittany Gould poured in 31 points as visiting Clay County (10-1) rolled to a win. McKinzee Barker chipped in 14 points for the Panthers. Amanda Clark led Wirt County with 23 points and Taylor Watson contributed 10. SUMMERS 68, SHADY SPRING 28: Brandy Morrison scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Summers County (9-1).Avery Pivont had 13 points and Brittany Bonds had 11 points for the Bobcats.For visiting Shady Spring, Kaylee Dickinson had 11 points to lead the Tigers. SPRING VALLEY 67, PRINCETON 66: Kassidy Lemmons netted 17 points as Class AAA No. 7 Spring Valley upset No. 3 Princeton for a road win.Mackenzie Morris scored 15 points for the Timberwolves, while Brooke Heck chipped in 14. McKenzie Akers led Princeton with a game-high 37 points. PENDLETON 48, POCAHONTAS 45: Hillary Ward hit three 3-pointers in the third quarter to help Pendleton County rally from a two-point halftime deficit and defeat visiting Pocahontas County.Ward finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds for Pendleton (4-5). Kaylee Edwards added 10 points.Bobbie McNabb contributed 19 points, seven rebounds and two blocks for the Warriors (8-4). Tristan Day added 14 points.Pocahontas will play host to Charleston Catholic at 2 p.m. today. GRACE 68, ELK VALLEY 66: Alex Nelson scored 32 points as Grace Christian eked out a win on the road. Jillian Salyers and Shelby Cicenas scored 12 each for Grace.Chelsea Burdette paced Elk Valley Christian (5-6) with 30 points followed by Hannah Williams with 21 and Katie Burdette with 11. CROSS LANES 52, OHIO VALLEY 23: Cross Lanes Christian built a 16-point first-quarter lead en route to victory at Ohio Valley Christian.Courtney Kendrick led Cross Lanes (9-4) with 22 points and Julianna Lowery added 10. Kathryn Legg led the team with nine rebounds.Emily Carman had nine points for Ohio Valley (1-6).Thursday's girls game ELK VALLEY 44, TEAYS VALLEY 36: Elk Valley Christian led 36-20 after three quarters and cruised to a road win, led by Chelsea Burdette's 16 points. Gabby Harrah led Teays Valley Christian with 19 points.