Lee Central knocks off Crestwood 70-51


Lee Central High School's varsity boys basketball team had three players score in double figures as it defeated Crestwood 70-51 on Friday at The Castle.

DeMarcus Smith led the Stallions, who improved to 2-2 on the season, with 21 points. DaVeon Thomas added 18 points and Amadric Mixon had 15. Mixon connected for four 3-point baskets.

Crestwood plays at Sumter today, while Lee Central plays at Lakewood.

Laurence Manning 49
Oakbrook Prep 46

DARLINGTON – Laurence Manning Academy defeated Oakbrook Prep 49-46 on Thursday in the Trinity-Byrnes Christmas Tournament.

Jerrel Kelley led the Swampcats with 15 points. Dawson Hatfield had 12 and Grayson Dennis had nine.

Pinewood Prep 33
Wilson Hall 30

SUMMERVILLE – Wilson Hall fell to 3-1 with a 33-30 loss to Pinewood Prep on Friday at the PP gymnasium.

Miller Jones led the Barons with 10 points. Nathan Harris added nine.

Bates 51
Hillcrest 37

DALZELL – Zyeir Gamble scored 13 points to lead Bates to a 51-37 victory over Hillcrest on Thursday at the HMS gymnasium.

Kayshawn Boyd added 10 points for the Bantams, who improved to 1-1. Brendan Gathers and Devin Quattlebaum both had seven.

Leslie Owens led the 0-2 Wildcats with 12 points. Justin Rembert added 10.