Laurence Manning picks up first victory


DARLINGTON – Laurence Manning Academy picked up its first win with a 57-43 victory over Beaufort Academy on Friday in the Trinity-Byrnes Christmas Tournament.

Olivia Coker led LMA with 17 points. Brooke Bennett followed with 13, while Sarah Frazier had 12 and Lexi Bennett nine.

LMA plays again today at 1:30 p.m.

Pinewood Prep 39
Wilson Hall 34

SUMMERVILLE – Wilson Hall suffered its first loss of the season, falling to Pinewood Prep 39-34 on Friday at the PP gymnasium.

The Lady Barons, who fell to 3-1 on the season, were led by Madison Elmore and Natalie Jackson, both of whom had nine points. Courtney Clark had seven points and 11 rebounds and Cameron Duffy also had seven points.

Amanda King led Pinewood with 17 points.

Elmore 9, Clark 7, Jackson 9, Duffy 7, Hutson 3.
Lerales 1, Powell 6, King 17, Bryant 10, Bennett-Shafer 3.

East Clarendon 56
Lake City 25

LAKE CITY – East Clarendon High School improved to 2-0 with a 56-25 victory over Lake City on Friday at the LC gymnasium.

Talayshia Cooper led the Lady Wolverines with 17 points. Valencia Garris added 11 and Kaitlin Timmons had nine.

Tierra Burgess had 10 points to lead Lake City.

Cooper 17, Garris 11, Timmons 9, Watts 8, Anderson 5, Scott 2, Floyd 2, Whack 2.
Burgess 10, Brayboy 5, Dixon 4, Epps 3, Montgomery 3.

Alice Drive 42
Manning 25

Alice Drive evened its record at 1-1 with a 42-25 victory over Manning Junior High School on Thursday at the AD gymnasium.

Stevye Sinkler led the Lady hawks with 26 points. Dayziana McCray added seven and Angela Dennis had si.

Bates 26
Hillcrest 21

DALZELL – Bates improved to 1-1 with a 26-21 victory over Hillcrest on Thursday at the HMS gymnasium.

Alicia Spann led the Lady Bantams with 14 points.