Asheboro vs Southwestern Randolph Girls’ Basketball

The Lady Blue Comets of Asheboro posted a 63-60 overtime win over the Southwestern Randolph Lady Cougars. The Lady Cougars were in control 17-8 by the end of the first quarter and held a narrow 29-23 lead at halftime. By the end of the third quarter the game was tied at 40 all and it would be a battle in the fourth quarter. Asheboro led 54-51 as the clock was winding down, but the Cougars drained a three at the buzzer to send the game into overtime. Rachel Luna and Tanesha Ellison paced the Lady Blue Comets with 13 points each, while Selina Hicks and Madison Priest each finished with 9. For the Cougars it was Heaven Maness leading the way with 16 points. Sarah Crews and Jessie Ann Lanier each finished with 8, while Samantha Lagrama chipped in 7.

In jayvee action, the Lady Cougars came away with a 50-31 win over the Lady Blue Comets. Ashley Martin led the Cougars with 19 points, while Asheboro was led by Taelson with 20pts.