High-school basketball updates (Jan. 8)
East Lincoln’s Jennifer Allison scored 31 points and had six rebounds, and Ashlee Frazier had 11 points and four assists.
The Mustangs are 1-4 in conference. Cherryville fell to 2-12 overall, 0-4 in conference.
• East Lincoln boys – Chazz Surratt scored a career-high 25 points as the Mustangs routed Cherryville 88-57 on Jan. 7 in a Southern Piedmont 1A/2A conference game.
Domonique Smith scored 15 points and Tyler Brock had 14 for East Lincoln, which improved to 9-3 overall and 3-1 in conference.
East Lincoln led 22-5 after one quarter and 45-22 at halftime.
• North Lincoln boys – Guard Terrel McClain’s 3-pointer at the buzzer gave the Knights a 55-52 victory against Bessemer City on Jan. 7. North Lincoln (8-6) improved to 1-3 in Southern Piedmont 1A/2A conference and snapped Bessemer City’s 10-game winning streak.
Hunter Caldwell had 16 points, six rebounds, three steals and three assists for North Lincoln. Christian Ramos scored 14 points and Chase Stehling had 11 rebounds.
• North Lincoln girls – The Knights (9-5) crushed Bessemer City 76-47 in a Southern Piedmont 1A/2A conference game Jan. 7 to improve to 3-1 in league games.
Antaijah East scored 38 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked three shots. North Lincoln also had strong games from Payton Bruce (18 points, 18 rebounds) and Sidney Russell (12 points, three assists).
• Lincoln Charter boys – The Eagles (6-3) extended their winning streak to
three with a 64-57 victory against Piedmont Charter on Jan. 4. Andrew Howard
had 16 points, 15 rebounds, seven assists and six blocks. Christian Hilty
had 14 points and four assists, and Miles Boone scored 16 points. Lincoln Charter
isn’t too far from being unbeaten; the team’s losses have been by three, three
and eight points.
• Lincoln Charter girls – The Eagles (6-3) lost two straight before the winter
break, but rebounded with a 62-8 romp against Piedmont Charter on Jan.
4. Mary Canipe scored a game-high 14 points and Caitlin Miller scored nine. Twelve Eagles scored in the lopsided
victory. Canipe leads the team in scoring with an 11-point average, followed by Kirsten
Camp (nine points). Victoria Cobb leads the team in blocked shots (13) and rebounds