|Area Basketball: Cumby girls defeat Wolfe City|
|From Staff Reports|
Jan. 16, 2006 - The Cumby girls notched a non-district win over Wolfe City on Friday, while Miller Grove was also involved in non-conference play against Avinger.
Como-Pickton faced Edgewood in 17-2A action, but lost both varsity contests.
Cumby 28, Wolfe City 18
WOLFE CITY - Cumby's Scarlett Tarno had a double-double with 13 points and 15 rebounds to go along with six steals and one assist in a 28-18 non-district win over Wolfe City Friday night.
"I thought the kids player well considering we were missing some kids because they were at a Beta convention," said first-year Cumby coach Renee' Morris.
Cumby (9-10 overall, 0-4 in district play) are at North Hopkins Friday night.
Cumby - Morgan Lott 2, Lindsey Lemon 9, Courtney Steward 4, Scarlett Tarno 13.
Wolfe City - Morris 2, Miller 6, Shaw 3, Caldwell 4, Samples 3.
Avinger 51, Miller Grove 38
AVINGER - Leslie Wagley scored 24 points for Miller Grove, but it was not enough to overcome Avinger's balanced scoring attack.
Wagley hit three 3-pointers en route to her total and teammate Adrian Estrada hit a 3-pointer as part of her 13 points.
Dominike Moody scored 12 points and Whitney Samples 10 for the Lady Indians (12-8).
Miller Grove 11 8 4 15 - 38
Avinger 15 17 11 8 - 51
Miller Grove - Leslie Wagley 24, Adrian Estrada 13, Rebecca George 1.
Avinger - Moody 12, Samples 10, Laird 7, Starrett 6, Perkins 6, Tynes 3, Morrow 3, Briggs 2, Marshburn 2.
Edgewood 50, Como-Pickton 33
EDGEWOOD - Como-Pickton freshman Maci Kight bucketed 15 points, but Edgewood's first-half defense was too much for the Lady Eagles to overcome.
C-P scored nine points in the first half as Edgewood took a 25-9 halftime advantage in the District 17-2A contest.
Como-Pickton - Delandria Pryor 6, Katie Moss 3, Liz Melton 2, Ashley Mowat 2, Rebecca Humphrey 5, Maci Kight 15.
Edgewood - Britni Bell 13, Camron Modlin 4, Brenna Buker 18, Ashley Cunningham 11, Hollie Allensworth 4.
Avinger 68, Miller Grove 59
AVINGER - Tyrus Dowell, Avinger's All-State senior, hit for 41 points as Avinger beat the Hornets in non-district play.
Dowell also grabbed 10 rebounds and had five steals as the Indians improved to 16-2.
Miller Grove had four players score in double figures, led by Lucas Kerby with 20 points. Oscar Delcastillo added 14, while Cole Schoenky and Yan Heijligers added 10 each.
Miller Grove - Lucas Kerby 20, Cole Schoenky 10, Oscar Delcastillo 14, Yan Heijligers 10, James Weaver 4, Evans 1.
Avinger - Dowell 41, Jones 9, Moody 8, Loyd 4, McReynolds 4, Campbell 2.
Edgewood 54, Como-Pickton 34
EDGEWOOD - No Edgewood player scored in double figures, but the Bulldogs' balanced scoring was enough for the District 17-2A win.
LaKeith Henson and Brett Perry both scored nine for Edgewood and five other players bucketed at least six points each.
Como-Pickton's Bo Baxter led all scorers with 14 points, while Clayton Humphrey added eight.
Como-Pickton - Gerard Woodard 2, Reece Cadell 4, Josh Telfer 3, Clayton Humphrey 8, Jensen Mabe 4, Bo Baxter 14.
Edgewood - LaKeith Henson 9, Dillon Weaver 8, Ryan Phillips 7, Brett Perry 9, Sam Buker 8, D.J. Rogers 7, Weston Jameson 6.