Cam Cottrill paced a balanced attack with 17 points Tuesday night as Poca escaped with a 66-60 overtime victory against visiting Sissonville in their boys Class AA Region 4 Section 2 semifinal.Also for the Dots (17-6), ranked No. 6 in AA, Adam Sigman scored 16 points, Noah Frampton 15 and Matt Chandler 14.For the Indians (9-15), Trent Stowers tallied 21 points and Anthony Bess had 13. Sissonville led 32-31 at halftime.
HOOVER 52, NICHOLAS 36: Joey Forbes scored 15 points and host Herbert Hoover clamped down on defense, holding Nicholas County to just 10 second-half points in earning a Class AA Region 4 Section 1 win.
The Huskies (14-9), who lost twice to Nicholas in the regular season, play at Poca Friday for the title. Sam Schoolcraft added 11 points and Aaron Burdette 10 for Hoover.For the Grizzlies (11-11), Jared Tharp tallied 15 points. RITCHIE 58, ROANE 54: D.J. Burgess and Andrew Davis each scored 19 points as Ritchie County held on to beat Roane County in AA Region 1 Section 2. The Rebels (18-5) play at Webster County in Friday's finals.The Raiders (14-8) missed a 15-footer that could have sent the game into overtime and Ritchie's Seth Cottrill made two free throws with 1.8 seconds left to ice it.Roane was 8 of 23 at the foul line. Jacob Neal led the Raiders with 13 points and Zach McKown had 10. WEBSTER 66, BRAXTON 41: Hunter Given poured in 24 points as Webster County picked up a Class AA Region 1 Section 2 win.Brett Morris chipped in 18 points for the Highlanders (18-3). Austin Rhodes was the lone Eagles player in double figures with 14 points. WYOMING 71, SUMMERS 46: Brett Bowling netted 16 points as Wyoming East secured a Class AA Region 3 Section 1 win at the Raleigh County Convention Center in Beckley.Josh Tunstalle added 14 points for the Warriors (16-7) while Cody Lester had 13. Taron Ayers paced Summers County with 13 points and T.J. Smith had 12.Wyoming East will play Westside at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Raleigh County Convention Center for the Region 3 Section 1 title. TUG VALLEY 94, MAN 36: Austin Brewer (16 points) and Mikey Newsome (15) led the scoring as top-ranked Tug Valley won going away in Class A Region 3 Section 1. The Panthers (20-3) led 47-10 at halftime.
For the Hillbillies (6-17), John Keffer had 11 points and Kenny Adkins 10.Monday's boys game BRAXTON COUNTY 54, RAVENSWOOD 41: Austin Rhodes netted 14 points as Braxton County (6-17) earned a Class AA Region 1 Section 2 win. Jake Martin scored a game-high 22 points for Ravenswood (5-17).Girls SPRING VALLEY 70, WINFIELD 47: Madison Morris scored 27 points as Spring Valley punched its ticket to the state tournament with a Class AAA Region 2 co-final win over visiting Winfield.Mckenzie Morris added 11 points for the Timberwolves (22-3). Haeley Morris led Winfield (12-14) with 16 points and Mara Rhoades had 11.
PARK. SOUTH 65, UNIVERSITY 53: Taryn McCutcheon exploded for 26 points as Parkersburg South earned a win in the Class AAA Region 1 co-final. Keya Bartlett also contributed 14 points for the Patriots (17-7). Kayla Boggs paced University with 16 points.