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  • 11:06 pm Three Rivers Conference Basketball Tournament

CERRO GORDO – West Columbus built a 12-3 halftime lead and held on for a 14-10 Three Rivers Conference jayvee girls basketball victory over West Bladen Tuesday.

Anniya Phillips pumped in a first period basket, and Tinyauh Rhoda sank a free throw to account for the Lady Knight first half points.

Olivia McCarty and Phillips tossed in third quarter baskets as the Lady Knights closed the gap to 12-7. Rhoda threw in a fourth quarter basket, and Taylor West made a free throw.

Phillips led West Bladen with 4 points, and Rhoda finished with 3 points.

The Lady Knight jayvees will host South Columbus Tuesday.

West Bladen        2  1  4  3 – 10
West Columbus  7  5  0  2 – 14

WEST BLADEN (10) – Ocean Woody, Xiomara Phair, Tinyauh Rhoda 3, Jamiyah Melvin Hall, Taylor West 1, Anniya Phillips 4, Olivia McCarty 2, Kylee Ward.