Carrington Morris exploded for 31 points, eight rebounds and four steals Thursday night as Capital earned a 64-60 boys basketball victory at Parkersburg.Also for the Cougars (7-9), Jordan Kinney grabbed eight rebounds. Trevor Britton paced the Big Reds (5-10) with 21 points and Ben Umpleby had 11.
GW 61, RIPLEY 54: Luke Eddy netted 26 points as Class AAA No. 10 George Washington earned a road win. Austin Breeden added 11 points for the Patriots (11-3) and Cameron Hoston had 10. Kade Harrison netted a team-high 22 points for the Vikings (5-10) and Casey Smith had 16.
BLUEFIELD 68, SCOTT 63: Class AA No. 1 Bluefield downed No. 6 Scott as Anthony Eades netted 22 points for the Beavers and Lykel Collier chipped in 14. Matt Dolan paced the Skyhawks (10-5) with 28 points and Anthony Sigmon added 16.
LINCOLN CO. 62, SHERMAN 59: T.J. Arbaugh pumped in 28 points to pace visiting Lincoln County. The Tide's Cody Muncy missed a 3-pointer with four seconds left. Chaz Wiley dropped in 10 points for the Panthers. Duncan Breeden and Corey Smith had 10 points each for Sherman (5-7).
ELK VALLEY 74, REGIONAL 49: Tre Suttle scored 38 points to lead Elk Valley Christian to the win. Daniel Beverly finished with 13 points and Jordan Elkins 12 for EVC. For Regional Christian, Jamie Muncy had 15 points.
Wednesday's boys game
CATHOLIC 67, WAYNE 28: Keifer Hovorka had 16 points and Nick George 14 as Charleston Catholic (10-1) earned a first-round win in the St. Joseph Invitational at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington. The Irish meet Wesley Christian (Ky.) in today's finals. Alex Elkins led the Pioneers with 15 points.
BUFFALO 63, POCA 46: Tiffani Baily and Chelsey Parkins both recorded double-doubles as Buffalo cruised to a home victory. Baily posted 21 points and 10 rebounds for the Bison (10-4) while Parkins had 19 points and 17 boards. For the Dots (4-12), Paula Ord had 16 points and 20 rebounds and Hannah Bailey scored 14 points.
PIKEVIEW 46, SUMMERS 43: Lyndsey Hatfield scored 18 points and landed five rebounds for host PikeView (7-6) and Hope Nester added 16 points and Courtney White grabbed 10 boards. Avery Pivont had 16 points for the Bobcats and Tyra Wynes 12.
PARK. SOUTH 74, WHEELING PARK 61: Keya Bartlett poured in 25 points as Parkersburg South won at home. Taryn McCutchin added 16 points for the Patriots (9-5). Emily Puskarich netted 26 for Wheeling Park (10-6).
CROSS LANES 60, BOB JONES 32: Courtney Kendrick and Laura Jones scored 18 points each as Cross Lanes Christian (16-4) advanced to tonight's finals of the Bob Jones Invitational in Greenville, S.C. Kathryn Legg tossed in 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the Warriors. Kristen Haertlein scred 13 points to lead Bob Jones.
MAN 67, TUG VALLEY 51: Summer Sword scored 27 points and Man held Tug Valley without a field goal in the final 3:03 as the Hillbillies beat the visiting Panthers. Morgan Conn added 17 points for Man (9-4). For Tug Valley (8-5), Whitney Evans-Kirk had 19 points.
Wednesday's girls game
CROSS LANES 42, PARSIPPANY 25: Courtney Kendrick poured in 24 points as Cross Lanes Christian netted a win at the Bob Jones Invitational. Kathryn Legg added 10 points for Cross Lanes. Kayla Ellenwood paced Parsippany Christian (N.J.) with 17 points.