Javonne Staunton-Bailey erupted for 22 points as Class A No. 6 Greater Beckley Christian advanced to the boys state basketball tournament with a 68-58 Region 3 win over host No. 10 Valley Thursday night. Elisha Kidd added 13 points for Greater Beckley (19-5). Zac Warden scored 14 to lead the Greyhounds (17-8) while Arik McGinnis added 13 and Raeshawn Breckenridge had 12.
TUG VALLEY 76, GREENBRIER WEST 47: Austin Brewer tallied 19 points as Tug Valley earned a spot in the boys state basketball tournament next week with a Class A Region 3 co-final win over Greenbrier West. Mikey Newsome added 17 points for the Panthers while Aaron Munch had 14. Josh Martin paced the Cavaliers with 15 points and Colby Ennis added 12.