Marion girls still perfect, Southside rolls over ACA
Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 17, 2007
The Selma Times-Journal
The Marion Schools girls kept their record unblemished with an area road win over Marengo Academy in Linden Tuesday night.
Emily Easley led the Tigers (14-0) with a game-high 29 points as they rolled to a 48-30 victory.
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Sydney Broadaway led Marengo (4-11) with 12 points in the losing effort.
Marengo hung around and made it a game, trailing just 23-21 at the end of the first half.
But Marion widened the gap a little further to eight points, 35-27, to end the third. The Tigers outscored Marengo 13-3 in the final quarter to put the game away.
Adrienne Howze added six points and 10 rebounds for Marion.
The No. 2 Southside Panthers (11-2, 3-0 Area) beat Alabama Christian
Academy 65-50 Tuesday night.
Junior Willie Cooper scored 16 points, and Marcus Cleveland had 10 points and nine rebounds.
In girls’ action, Southside lost to ACA 51-41.
Kelsey Brown and Shequia Williams scored eight points each.
– Bruce L. Holmes