Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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January 15, 2013

Tigerettes hold off St. Albans; Bears beat Galax

ST. ALBANS — he Princeton Tigerettes held off the St. Albans Red Dragons in the final period to claim a 52-49 Mountain State Athletic Conference victory on Tuesday evening in the Kanawha Valley.

Princeton connected on six three-point shots, three each by McKenzie Akers and Hannah Preservati. Akers led all scorers with 20 points.

The Tigerettes led 29-28 at halftime and held a 42-37 lead going into the final period.

Princeton will play at George Washington High School on Thursday.

At St. Albans

PRINCETON

Inman 4, McKenzie Akers 20, Culicerto 2, Mullins 9, Payne 6, Preservati 9, Surface 2

SAINT ALBANS

Wilson 7, Cooper 8, Breana Propst 14, Kaitlyn Propst 12, Oliver 2, Davis 6

Princeton...........................10  19  13  10  —  52

Saint Albans......................11  17   9   12  —  49

Three-point goals: PSHS 6 (Akers 3, Preservati 3); SA 2 (Wilson 1, Cooper 1).

Twin Valley 65, Hurley 47

PILGRIM’S KNOB, Va. — Katelyn Jackson provided the Panthers with 23 points, five assists and eight steals in Tuesday’s win. Tara Goodman added 16 points and 13 rebounds and Megan Meadows grabbed 10 rebounds. All three are sophomores.

For Hurley, Kourtney Cook and senior Richelle Stacy notched 20 and 11 points respectively.

Twin Valley (6-5, 4-0 BDD), undefeated in Black Diamond District play, hosts Grundy on Friday night.

At Pilgrim’s Knob

HURLEY

McCoy 5, Richelle Stacy 11, Kourtney Cook 20, Cline 8, Hurley 3.

TWIN VALLEY (6-5)

Rose 4, Keene 8, Katelyn Jackson 23, Tara Goodman 16, O’Quinn 7, Meadows 7.

Hurley................................10    7   13   17  —  47

Twin Valley........................16   15   21   13  —  65

Boys Basketball

Bland County 54, Galax 48

GALAX, Va. — Asher Dillow led three Bears in double figures, scoring 25 points while snatching five rebounds and distributing two assists in Tuesday’s Mountain Empire District win.

Darryl Clark scored 12 points and Chase Hankins had 15, to put his career total three points short of 1,000. Jonah Miller added six rebounds.

Steven Peoples had 13 points for the Wave, who hit six treys on their home court.

Bland County is at home on Friday night, playing Fort Chiswell at Rocky Gap.

At Galax

BLAND COUNTY (10-5, 2-2 MED)

Asher Dillow 25, Jonah Miller 2, Darryl Clark 12, Chase Hankins 15.

GALAX

Bartlett 7, Pack 4, Brown 4, Steven Peoples 13, Quesenberry 8, Garvey 2, Dominic Giacomo 10.

Bland County..................11  13   17   13  —  54

Galax...............................12   13   17    6  —  48

Three-point goals — BC, 4 (Dillow 3, Clark 1); GAL 6 (Bartlett 1, Peoples 3, Giacomo 2).

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