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PREP ROUNDUP: Forsyth Central girls defeat Sprayberry for first place
A recap of Forsyth County high school sports action
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Forsyth County News

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Forsyth Central 36, Sprayberry 28

Julie Richards had 11 points and the Lady Bulldogs took sole possession of first place in Region 7-AAAAA, Div. B with a win Tuesday at home.

Caroline Hearns and Morgan Gilbert each scored eight points for Central (6-10, 4-0).

Peyton Ledford’s defense on Sprayberry’s Dyiesha Brown was crucial for the Lady Bulldogs. Brown entered the game averaging 20 points a game, but Ledford held the junior to just 12 points on 3 of 8 shooting.

Lambert 54, Johns Creek 31

JOHNS CREEK – Ashley Johnson scored 11 points and the Lady Longhorns earned a Region 6-AAAAAA victory on the road Tuesday.

Kylee Beecher added 10 points for Lambert (8-8, 3-6), while Molly Williams and Caroline Wilson each had nine points.

Pinecrest Academy 64, Whitefield Academy 49

MABLETON – Margaret Metz had 35 points as the Lady Paladins got a big Region 6-A, Div. B victory on the road Tuesday.

Pinecrest improved to 10-5 overall and 3-2 in the sub-region.

West Forsyth 55, Chattahoochee 33

ALPHARETTA – Jenna Staiti scored 22 points to lead the Lady Wolverines to a Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday on the road.

Jane Ortlip had 11 points for West (12-3, 7-2), while Abby Quincy added eight.

BOYS BASKETBALL

Sprayberry 65, Forsyth Central 63

Cale Jackson scored 17 points but it wasn’t enough as the Bulldogs dropped a Region 7-AAAAA, Div. B game Tuesday at home.

Hunter McDonald also had 14 points for Central (5-11, 2-2), while Clint Fenton grabbed 15 rebounds.

Lambert 81, Johns Creek 70

JOHNS CREEK – Tanner Hall had 30 points to lead the Longhorns to a Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday on the road.

Ross Morkem added 24 points and 13 rebounds for the Longhorns (13-3, 8-1).

Whitefield Academy 78, Pinecrest Academy 41

MABLETON – The Paladins were out-matched in a Region 6-A, Div. B loss Tuesday on the road.

Pinecrest dropped to 6-9 overall and 2-3 in the region.

Chattahoochee 58, West Forsyth 53

ALPHARETTA – The Wolverines lost a tough Region 6-AAAAAA game Tuesday on the road.

West lost its second straight to drop to 6-9 overall and 2-7 in the region.