BLADENBORO – Freshman Hannah Pait pumped in 9 points to lead West Bladen to a 15-12 Three Rivers Conference jayvee girls basketball victory over West Columbus Wednesday.
Pait tossed in a pair of baskets to give the Lady Knights a 4-0 first quarter lead. Pait dropped in a basket and a free throw in the second period, and teammate Jamiyah Melvin Hall added a basket to keep West Bladen ahead 9-7 at halftime.
Hall and Alexandria Perez delivered third quarter baskets as the Lady Knight lead grew to 13-9. Pait threw in an insurance basket in the final period.
Hall finished with 4 points for the Lady Knights who will travel to South Columbus next week.
West Columbus 0 7 2 3 – 12
West Bladen 4 5 4 2 – 15
West Bladen (15) – Kia Blackwell Lewis, Ocean Woody, Xiomara Phair, Alexandria Perez 2, Tinyauh Rhoda, Jamiyah Melvin Hall 4, Taylor West, Hannah Pait 9, Suri Cordova, Anniya Phillips, Olivia McCarty, Kyee Ward.