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December 10, 2013

North, West Stanly split varsity doubleheader

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 — In a rematch from last Thursday, North Stanly and West Stanly split a varsity non-conference doubleheader at North.

The Comets travel to Queen’s Grant next Wednesday while West hosts South Stanly this Wednesday.

Girls

West Stanly 38

North Stanly 30

The Colts made it three straight wins over North Stanly dating back to last season and a sweep of this season’s series with a 38-30 win over the Comets.

Abby Waggoner led West (2-3) with 13 points, including 7-of-10 at the free-throw line, while Aalyiah Scott paced the Comets (2-3) with 12 points.

Both teams shot 11-of-48 from the field but West’s 11-of-19 performance at the foul line topped North’s 6-of-17.

WS    15    7    7    9    38

NS    7    7    8    8    30

WS – Barbee 9, Moses 5, Summers 6, Rushing 3, Abby Waggoner 13.

NS – Beadle 4, Grubb 6, Chandler 6, Aalyiah Scott 12, Almond 2.

Boys

North Stanly 68

West Stanly 55

The Comets avenged their loss last week to the Colts with the win on Monday.

A.J. Atkins had a big night for North (4-1), scoring 26 points on 7-of-13 shooting from the field and 12-of-16 at the free-throw line.

B.J. Hill led the Colts (1-4) with 19 points on 7-of-4 shooting, including 3-of-4 from behind the three-point arc.

North opened the game with a 10-2 run before West pulled to within two in the final two minutes of the first. The Comets build an 11-point lead by halftime and led by as much as 17 points in the second half enroute to the win.

WS    14    6    11    24    55

NS    16    15    17    20    68

WS – Smith 2, Barbee 1, Morgan 5, Burgess 2, Long 1, Eudy 7, McCormick 7, B.J. Hill 19,, Cooper Burgess 11.

NS – Caulder 9, A.J. Atkins 26, Misenheimer 9, Burris 2, Blalock 6, Reid 5, Almond 8.

 

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