The Chester girls raced to an 11-point halftime lead and went on to register a 51-39 basketball victory over the Woodruff Wolverines in Region 3-AAA play at Chester on Friday.
T’Erica Sanders led the Chester attack with 18 points. Deja Marshall added 14, including a pair of three-point goals.
Chester 51, Woodruff 39
WOODRUFF Rodasia Foster 6, Haley Fowler 8, Kayton George 6, Heather Duncan 6, Amber Vance 8, Sara Simmons 3, Ashton Ogburn 2. CHESTER Britnee Stinson 4, Sta’Keria Sanders 6, Deja Marshall 14, Alexus Young 5, T’Erica Sanders 18, Browniee McCorrey 4.
3-POINTERS Woodruff 0, Chester 2 (Marshall 2). FOULS Woodruff 15, Chester 16. Fouled out - None.
RECORDS Chester 11-8, 3-2 in Region 3-AAA
Nation Ford 55, York 41: The Nation Ford girls used a strong second quarter to take the lead and defeat the York Cougars in Region 3-AAAA action at York.
Nation Ford trailed 12-10 after one period, but outscored York 26-9 in the second period to take a 36-21 lead at halftime.
Alixis Roccia led the Falcons with 17 points. Brooklyn Bailey added 16 to the winning cause.
Fort Mill 49, Rock Hill 46: Ally Abbott hit a 3-pointer to lift the Fort Mill Yellow Jackets to a win over the Bearcats in a Region 3-AAAA matchup at Rock Hill.
The Bearcats led 27-15 at halftime, but Fort Mill rallied to regain the lead at 33-30 after three quarters. Rock Hill battled back to tie the game before Abbott hit the game-winning shot.
South Pointe 55, Clover 43: The Stallions toppled the Clover girls in a Region 3-AAAA game at Clover.
Junior-varsity girls basketball
Rock Hill 28, Fort Mill 7
South Pointe 24, Clover 17
Chester 75, Woodruff 67: The Chester boys placed three players in double figures and claimed a victory over the Wolverines in Region 3-AAA play at Chester.
Tommy Sanders led the Cyclones with 24 points. He was joined in double figures by John Gore with 19 and Shyheim Wilson with 18.
Woodruff led 23-18 after one period, but the Cyclones rebounded to pull to within one at halftime. The Cyclones took the lead early in the third period and went on from there to improve their region record to 4-1.
Chester 75, Woodruff 67
WOODRUFF Austin Mays 22, Blake Fowler 14, Cooper George 16, Cody Lane 15. CHESTER John Gore 19, Shyheim Wilson 18, Tommy Sanders 24, Quan Caldwell 7, Chris Mayfield 2, Malik Wright 5.
3-POINTERS Woodruff 6 (Mays 4, George 2), Chester 2 (Gore 1, Wilson 1). FOULS Woodruff 17, Chester 17. Fouled out - George (W).
RECORDS Chester 12-3, 4-1 in Region 3-AAA.
Rock Hill 65, Fort Mill 49: The Bearcats raced to a 19-6 first-quarter lead and never let up as they defeated the Fort Mill Yellow Jackets 65-49 in a Region 3-AAAA contest at Rock Hill.
Nation Ford 57, York 51: The Falcons broke a halftime tie and picked up a victory over the York Cougars in a Region 3-AAA game at York.
The win improved Nation Ford to 4-4 in region play.
South Pointe 56, Clover 44: The South Pointe Stallions raced to a 21-8 first quarter lead and defeated the Clover Blue Eagles 56-44 in Region 3-AAAA action at Clover.
Nation Ford 38, Northwestern 30
South Pointe 57, Clover 7