The Southern Guilford boys defeated Providence Grove 74-69 last night at SG. The boys got down early and fought back to gain the win over the Patriots. We were at the game and here are some the key details on the girls contest.
Providence Grove 71, Southern Guilford 60
For the Storm; Kamille Horne scored 23, Nichelle Caudle 11 and Lyrissa Young pulled down 15 rebounds in a losing effort. SG had 28 turnovers and gave up about 30 points in uncontested layup. They were down 20 at one point and fought real hard to make a game out of it. The Storm are making progress! They play Western Guilford tonight.
Providence Grove 19 25 16 11 — 71Southern Guilford 14 13 16 17 — 60
Providence Grove (2-1) — Krispie Langley 23, Logan Hardin 13, Casey Haithcox 9, Erin Mixon 7, Cassie Lowe 5, Whitney Parris 4, Courtney Haithcox 4, Asha Matthews 5, Kelly Frazier 2.
Southern Guilford (1-3) — Kamille Horne 23, Nichelle Caudle 11, Sydne Simmons 7, Lyrissa Young 6, Alexis Moore 4, Morgan Jackson 4, Jasmine Davis 2, Rachel Luek 2, Lindsay Inman
Elsewhere for the ladies last night, High Point Central topped Southwest Guilford 82-39 and Vandalia Christian ran their record to (5-0) with a 55-53 victory over Grace Christian.
In boys action we saw that big win by the Southern Guilford Storm 74-69 over PG, plus Westchester Academy improved to (6-0) after defeating Northside Christian 79-49 behind the efforts of Duece Bello. Bello is one of High Point’s best ball players and the he torched the Northside Knights for 28 last night. We don’t have the score, but our sources tell us that High Point Central ran through Southwest Guilford in droves last evening. The Bison were going 15 deep and they really took it to the SWG Cowboys. We will try and get a score up here for you later today.*****HPC wins it 74-48 over SWG, and we thank J. White for sending us that score.*****
Tonight we have Northeast Guilford with new girls head coach Brandon Apple at Page with the game set to start at 6pm and the boys will follow at arouond 7:30. Coach Apple is staying real busy this time of year with his girls basketball team and he is still coaching the quarterbacks at Northeast as the Rams get ready to visit Northern Vance this Friday night in round three of the State 3-AA football playoffs.
Also tonight it’s Burlington Williams versus Eastern Guilford at UNCG with the games set to start at 6:30 with girls and boys and then we also have Southern Guilford at Western with the girls/boys doubleheader set to roll at 6pm.