GIRLS ROUNDUP: Hillcrest gets better of Central
Tue. January 24, 2012 at 11:32 p.m. | By Staff Report
TUSCALOOSA | The Hillcrest Lady Patriots were led by Charity Brown with 14 points in a 46-42 win over Central in high school girls basketball action Tuesday night.
Shawntayla Harris had nine points and Ariel Minor added eight points for Hillcrest.
Kiara Horton had 20 points and eight rebounds for Central (15-6). Angelica Weatherspoon scored seven points. Delisha Dent had six points and 13 rebounds.
SAMANTHA | Malesha Williams finished with 20 points and nine rebounds to lead Greensboro (22-1, 5-0) in a Class 3A, Area 7 game.
Cadedra Williams finished with 11 points. Kasabrian Fields had 11 points and five assists.
Northside (9-11) was led by Jessi Pendley with eight points.
American Christian 41
TUSCALOOSA | Dora’s Simone Billups scored 18 points.
American Christian Academy’s Cheyenne Hunt had 11 points and six rebounds. Ashton Belew had 11 points and five rebounds.
Ally English had 10 points, five rebounds and five steals.
Sunshine 68, OT
NEWBERN | Akron scored 20 points in overtime to take a Class 1A, Area 5 win.
Akron (17-7, 6-1) was led by Valencia McCain with 23 points and eight steals. Dontrealle Peterson added 11 points. Seventh-grader Tangi Crews scored 10 points.
Sunshine’s leading scorer was Eulacia Edwards with 35 points. Clea Young added 10 points.
Brookwood 55, Holt 13
BROOKWOOD | Lamesha Martin led Brookwood (9-9) with 11 points in a win over Holt.
Holt’s Jacquetta Street had five points.
Marengo Academy 54
Sumter Academy 20
YORK | Taylor Barley scored 18 points to lead the Lady Longhorns (14-3).
Andrea Edmonds added 14.
Sumter Academy’s top scorer was Emily Fast with eight.
Holy Spirit 64,
Parkway Christian 20
TUSCALOOSA | Kaitlyn Taylor ended her senior season undefeated at home and led Holy Spirit (23-1) with 20 points, eight assists and five steals.
Rachel Taylor had 11 points and 11 rebounds.
PARRISH | Jessie Bowles led Hubbertville (8-8, 4-4) to a Class 1A, Area 9 win with 23 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and six steals.
Robin Hubbert finished with 15 points.
WINFIELD | Winfield’s Chalise Garrison led the way with 21 points and six assists.
Katelyn Kostelc also had 14 points and five assists and Micaela Beck had 11 points for Winfield (19-2, 6-0).
Hale County 47,
Pickens County 43
REFORM | Chanty Elliott scored 13, while Gabrielle Steele had 12 for Hale County (10-9).
Kevauna Sterling scored 18 points for Pickens County. Lisa Sims finished with 10 points.
Tuscaloosa Academy 38, Cornerstone Christian 35
COLUMBIANA | Krissy Pruitt scored 25 points, including shooting 15 of 15 from the free-throw line, for Tuscaloosa Academy (12-15).
Chassiti Kimbrell and Hallie Harrison each had nine rebounds.
Southern Academy 41,
Patrician Academy 40
BUTLER | Tied with 12 seconds remaining, Southern Academy’s Shelbi Clary hit one of two free throws.
Clary led Southern Academy (14-6, 2-4) with 18 points, and Courtney Glover had 13.
BEAR CREEK | Emma Herren scored 23 points to lead Berry’s win. Defensively, Taylor Thomas led Berry (18-4) with six rebounds and four blocks.
Tabernacle Christian 55,
North River Christian 24
GARDENDALE | Elisabeth Osborne led Tabernacle Christian and all scorers with 22 points.
Alex Lewis was leading scorer with 11 points for North River Christian (0-11).
Marion County 56,
GUIN | Savannah Smith led the way for Marion County (6-11, 3-3) with 19 points, 13 rebounds, six steals and four assists in a Class 1A, Area 12 win.
Kendra Jackson scored 15 points for Marion County.
Amber Hood led Brilliant with nine points.