HALLSBORO – Center Chase Williams poured in 17 points Thursday night to lead Bladenboro to a 36-17 Waccamaw Middle School Conference boys basketball victory over Hallsboro.
Williams worked the paint for 2 baskets and a free throw in the opening quarter, and Hezekiah Adams tossed in a basket as the Bulldogs edged in front 7-6.
Cade Allen drained a 3-point shot in the second period, and Williams canned 3 free throws and another basket as the Bladenboro lead grew to 15-10.
Adams and Breenan Greene threw in 2 baskets each in the third quarter as the Bulldogs opened up a 24-14 lead.
Williams powered in 3 baskets in the final period, and Adams and Aaron Lewis added baskets. Adams finished with 8 points in the game for Coach Joseph Gore’s Bulldogs.
C. J. Waddell led the Tigers with 8 points, and teammate Jaquise Smith followed with 6 points.
Bladenboro 7 8 9 12 – 36
Hallsboro 6 4 4 3 -17
BLADENBORO (36) –Andre Moore, Hezekiah Adams 8, Chase Williams 17, Cade Allen 3, Aaron Lewis 2, Landon Stanley, Jackson Pait, Elijah McCollum, Tylik McCall, Brandon McDonald, Breenan Greene 4, Trenton Meares 2.
HALLSBORO (17) – Levi Zicksfoose, Jayden Coleman 2, Justin Chavis 1, Jaquise Smith 6, C. J. Waddell 8, Landon Keel, Junior Stewart, Alex Melvin, Ashton Harrelson, Timothy Smith, George Nance.