RED SPRINGS – East Bladen defeated Red Springs 13-11 Friday in Three Rivers Conference jayvee girls basketball action.
Aaniyah Jackson staked the Lady Eagles to an early 3-0 lead with a basket, and Mariah Smith made a free throw. The Lady Red Devils closed the gap to 3-2 at halftime.
Shanell McMillian fired in 2 baskets in the third quarter, and Aaniyah Jackson pumped in another basket to keep East Bladen ahead 9-8 at the quarter break.
Sierra Strickland pumped in a key fourth period basket, and Smith and McMillian sank free throws to pull out the win for the Lady Eagles.
Coach Megan Kirby’s Lady Eagles will host Fairmont Friday.
East Bladen 3 0 6 4 – 13
Red Springs 0 2 6 3 – 11
EAST BLADEN (13) – McKenzie Williams, Jamajah Brown, Lavada Jackson, Azariah Rhodie, Shanell McMillian 5, Mariah Smith 2, Sierra Strickland 2, Heather Hardin, Aaniyah Jackson 4, Merritt Martin, Ronkira Lennon, Joi Kemp, Jayden Willington.Share: