Originally created 02/08/00

High school scores



Burke County girls -- 64
Westside -- 44

WAYNESBORO, Ga. -- Burke County's Lady Bulldogs stormed to a first-quarter 18-2 lead en route to 64-44 Region 3-AAA play-in subregion playoff victory over Westside on Monday night.

Burke County advances to today's round against the Statesboro girls in Statesboro. Tipoff will be at 7 p.m.

WESTSIDE (44) -- Caroline Hardy 4, Sherri Darden 10, Victoria Lewis 2, Melissa Presnell 18, Keisha Morton 8, Jakela McCrary 2. Totals 13 15-15 44.

BURKE COUNTY (64) -- Candice Clinton 2, Sheritta Wright 6, LaTravia Robinson 11, Ryan Allen 12, Alice Herndon 2, Mia Blakes 10, Talia Johnson 14, Sherrie Campbell 5, Larrell Lewis 2. Totals 25 11-22 64.

Westside -- 2 15 11 16 -- 44
Burke County -- 18 14 13 19 -- 64

3-point goals: Westside 1 (Presnell), Burke County 1 (Blakes). Records: Burke County 13-9. Next game: Burke County at Statesboro in subregion tournament, today, 7 p.m.

Richmond Academy girls -- 60
Cross Creek -- 30

CROSS CREEK (33) -- Demeika Adams 7, Shannon Crwaford 6, Keisha Johnson 5, Crystal Williams 4, Alycia Rogers 2, Alisha Morgan 4, Shaquena Henry 1, Dayna Adams 1. Totals 9 6-18 30.

RICHMOND ACADEMY (60) -- Jennifer Mathis 12, Melissa Gouchie 11, NaMetris Norman 10, Edwina Johnson 10, Molly Allen 4, Khandis Hollis 4, Taisha Smith 3, Ebonye Jones 3, Bridgette Cates 3. Totals 22 10-28 60.

Cross Creek -- 6 10 4 10 -- 30
ARC -- 13 17 18 12 -- 60

3-point goals: Cross Creek 2 (Adams, Williams). ARC 2 (Johnson, Cates). Record: ARC 10-11. Cross Creek ends their season. Next: ARC will play Thomson, today, at 4 p.m. in Statesboro.

Thomson -- 54
Cross Creek -- 49

CROSS CREEK (49) -- Ron McKie Jr. 15, Thomas Mims 16, Ed Speights 8, Chris Swanagan 4, Miguel Grosvenor 4, Rodney Johnson 2. Totals 16 2-2 49.

THOMSON (54) -- Othello Hamilton 15, Vinson Winfrey 10, Casey Laterrance 11, Chris Crenshaw 4, Koby Simmons 3, Edwin Scott 6, Ta Harris 2, Ashford Moss 2, James Williams 1. Totals 12 9-13 54.

Cross Creek -- 13 12 13 11 -- 49

Thomson -- 13 15 5 21 -- 54

3-point goals: Cross Creek 5 (McKie 3, Speights 2). Thomson 7 (Hamilton 3, Scott 2, Winfrey 1, Simmons). Record: Cross Creek ends their season. Thomson plays Richmond Academy, today, at 5:30 p.m. in Statesboro.

Thomson boys -- 59
Cross Creek -- 49

CROSS CREEK (49) -- Ed Speights 8, Ron Mckie Jr. 15, Chris Swanagan 6, Rodney Johnson 2, Ramon Espinal 2, Thomas Mims 14, Miguel Grosvenor 2. Totals 21 2-2 29.

THOMSON (59) -- Othelio Hamilton 15, Moss 2, Crenshaw 4, T.A. Harris 2, Coby Simmons 3, Winfrey 10, Scott 6, Casey 11, Williams 1. Totals 19 10-13 59.

Cross Creek -- 13 12 13 11 -- 49
Thomson -- 13 15 5 22 -- 59

3-point goals: Cross Creek 5 (Speights 2, Mckie 3), Thomson 8 (Hamilton 3, Simmons, Winfrey, Scott 2). Records: Cross Creek 4-15, season ends. Next game: Thomson vs. Richmond Academy, today, 8:30 p.m. at Statesboro.