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South Stanly women’s basketball ends losing streak with home win

The South Stanly women’s basketball team ended a three-game losing streak this season and earned the team’s first recent win over cross-county rival Albemarle.

South outscored the Bulldogs 20-4 in the first quarter and never looked back, earning a 63-19 win over Albemarle.

Jacy Noble scored eight of her game-leading 16 points in the third quarter for South (2-3, 1-2 YVC) while Sadie Lee knocked down a trio of 3-pointers to add 14 points for the Bulls.

Riley Davis, Somajhe Porter and Tahmya Sellers scored four points each to lead the Bulldogs (0-2, 0-2).

South Stanly will host North Rowan Tuesday while Albemarle hosts North Stanly, who won over South Davidson Friday night, 61-45.

About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio was the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press from 1999-2001 and has currently served in the same capacity since 2008. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also been honored twice by the North Carolina Press Association.

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