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GHSA Girls Basketball Final 4 Matchups


CLASS 7A

March 4 at Buford City Arena

R7 #1 No. 4  Norcross 54, R2 #1 No. 7 Campbell 51: DeNaeja Morton hit a corner three with 40.1 seconds left to clinch the win. Norcross ripped off a 20-0 run to seize control after trailing 14-2. DePaul-signee Zaria Hurston recorded 22 points and 15 rebounds. Nia Bozeman scored 17 points to pace Campbell. Laila Battle scored 11.

March 5 at Buford City Arena

R3 #1 No. 5 Harrison 59, R7 #2 No. 9 Archer 52: The Hoyas buried 12 threes. Bailey Vick scored 13 points. Alisha Foster and Anna Gernatt scored 12 apiece. Archer was led by Courtney Nesbitt’s 23 points and 6 rebounds. Taniya McGowan tacked on 15 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks.

CLASS 6A

March 5 at West Georgia

R4 #1 No. 2 Lovejoy 71, R3 #2 Rockdale County 56: In a battle of super sophomores, Region 4 Player of the Year Bryanna Preston dumped in 30 points and 7 assists to outduel Danielle Carnegie, who had 26 and 7 rebounds. In support of Preston, Shorter-signee Keyra Peterson scored 15 points and La’nya Foster added 13.

R7 #2 No. 8 Sequoyah 40, R6 #1 No. 3 Kell 38: Elle Blatchford netted 15 points. Milanni Abdus-Salaam posted 9 points and 10 rebounds. Jamiah Gregory led Kell with 11 points.

CLASS 5A

March 5 at Fort Valley State

R3 #2 No. 2 Forest Park 60, R6 #2 No. 10 New Manchester 38

R3 #1 No. 1 Woodward Academy 67, R1 #1 No. 6 Warner Robins 35: UGA-signee Sydney Bowles piled in 20 points, 12 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals. Sara Lewis scored 16 points. Kennedie Mosley added 15 points and 5 rebounds.

CLASS 4A

March 4 at Fort Valley State

R5 #1 Luella 62, R4 #1 Baldwin 53: Milani Smith had 17 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists to lead Luella past Baldwin in a rematch of their 55-54 first meeting victory.  Jacksonville State-signee Evelina Davlakou tallied 14 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Trinity Layton pitched in 13 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists.

R6 #1 No. 5 Marist 38, R7 #2 No. 10 Pickens 35: Marist outscored Pickens 16-11 in the fourth quarter to end a resilient Dragonettes season. Lauren Kim scored 9 points to power Marist, who trailed 10-7, 18-15 and 24-22 at the end of each quarter. Caroline Mullins netted a game-high 19 in the loss.

CLASS 3A

March 5 at Georgia College & State

R7 #1 No. 1 Lumpkin County 64, R5 #1 No. 4 Westminster 42: Lumpkin County’s balanced attack overwhelmed Westminster as four players scored in double figures. The Indians led 21-11 after one and 37-20 at the half. Lexi Pierce netted 20 points while Region 7 Player of the Year Mary Mullinax compiled 16 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.  Averie Jones posted 14 points, 4 rebounds, 6 assists and 1 steal. Kate Jackson double-doubled with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Stanford-commit Courtney Ogden led Westminster with 24 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals and 4 blocks. Sydney Moore added 6 points and 4 rebounds while Stella Chartrand fouled out in the fourth quarter and finished with 5 points.

R5 #2 No. 3 GAC 66, R1 #1 No. 7 Pierce County 46: Xavier-signee Kaleigh Addie posted 21 points, 2 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals while Trinity Thomas double-doubled with 19 points, 12 rebounds and 1 block as the Spartans are set to return to Macon for the third straight year. Jaci Bolden had 18 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks. Natalie Herrin powered Pierce County with 22 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assists, 2 steals and 1 block.  The Bears trailed 16-7 after one and 31-22 at the half. Pierce County trimmed the lead to 38-34 midway through the third, but GAC closed on a 10-2 run to put the game away, taking a 12-point lead into the fourth. Tivona Myles recorded 11 points and 5 rebounds in the loss.

CLASS 2A

March 4 at Georgia College & State

R8 #2 No. 2 Elbert County 56, R4 #1  No. 6 Josey 40: Aaniyah Allen scored 10 of her game-high 22 points in the third quarter as the Blue Devils led wire-to-wire and officially avenged last season’s Elite 8 loss. Allen double-doubled with 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals while Niya Moon sank three threes and finished with 15 points, 3 rebounds and 3 steals. The smaller Blue Devils outrebounded Josey 40-26. Brenasia Faust collected 3 points, 7 rebounds and 5 blocks. Jamia Allen had 8 points and 7 rebounds. Josey, the defending state champs, received 8 points apiece from Aqoyas Cody and Amari Bonner. Mercedes Dames scored 6 and Jacksonville-signee Ky’Shonna Brown finished her career with 4 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 block.

R8 #1 No. 1 Rabun County 50, R3 #1 No. 3 Northeast-Macon 39: A 17-0 run after falling behind 2-0 sprung the LadyCats back to the state championship, returning for the first time since 2017. Sophie Woodard scored nine of her team-high 14 points in the first quarter and added 3 rebounds and 3 steals.  Rabun County led 27-14 at the half and 37-26 after three. Laniya Richardson scored 12 of her game-high 18 points in the second half for the Raiders and tacked on 3 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals and 2 blocks. Carley Haban finished with 14 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals while Emmanuel-signee Gracie Deetz added 13 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks, scoring 10 over the final 16 minutes. Jakia Little was held to 8 points and 9 rebounds.

CLASS A-PRIVATE

March 4 at Buford City Area

R7 #1 No. 2 Mt. Paran 53, R5 #1 No. 1 Holy Innocents’ 50: Preseason No. 1 Mt. Paran knocked off Holy Innocents’ getting redemption after being eliminated by the Golden Bears in the Sweet 16 a season ago. Freshman Jessica Fields posted 20 points and 7 rebounds. Georgia Tech-signee Kara Dunn tacked on 14 points and 11 rebounds.

March 5 at Buford City Arena

R5 #2 No. 4 Hebron Christian 49, R5 #3 No. 5 Galloway 47: Nickyia Daniel cleaned up a miss and scored the game-winner at the buzzer. Daniel had a team-high 17 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists. Aubrey Beckham tallied 10 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals and 1 block. Wofford-signee Jesse Parish went for 9 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals and 7 blocks. Jasmine Baxter led Galloway with 20 points and 6 rebounds. Kyla Cain had 12 points and 9 rebounds.

CLASS A-PUBLIC

March 5 at Valdosta State

R7 #1 Hancock Central 50, R8 #2 Commerce 37:  
Tiamber Williams (14) and Jameria Lawrence (12) paced the Bulldogs.  Jalexicia Hargrove netted 8.

R8 #1 No. 3 Lake Oconee Academy 58, R5 #2 No. 9 Taylor County 30

GHSA Girls Basketball Elite 8 Matchups


 

CLASS 7A

R2 #1 Campbell 61, R5 #1 Cherokee 52 2OT
R7 #1 Norcross 77, R4 #1 Brookwood 60

R3 #1 Harrison 57, R4 #2 Grayson 49
R7 #2 Archer 74, R2 #2 Pebblebrook 42

CLASS 6A

R3 #2 Rockdale County 64, R2 #1 Brunswick 56
R4 #1 Lovejoy 71, R7 #1 River Ridge 59

R6 #1 Kell 67, R5 #2 Rome 55
R7 #2 Sequoyah 53, R2 #2 Bradwell Institute 44

CLASS 5A

R3 #2 Forest Park 52, R8 #2 Loganville 40
R6 #2 New Manchester 41, R7 #1 Hiram 33

R3 #1 Woodward Academy 84, R6 #1 Maynard Jackson 58
R1 #1 Warner Robins 63, R8 #1 Greenbrier 56

CLASS 4A

R5 #1 Luella 78, R2 #1 Carver-Columbus 61
R4 #1 Baldwin 57, R7 #1 Northwest Whitfield 46

R6 #1 Marist 36, R7 #3 Heritage-Catoosa 16
R7 #2 Pickens 51, R8 #1 Jefferson 50

CLASS 3A

R5 #1 Westminster 49, R2 #1 Sumter County 36
R7 #1 Lumpkin County 49, R4 #1 Cross Creek 39

R5 #2 GAC 67, R6 #1 Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 60
R1 #1 Pierce County 56, R2 #2 Central-Macon 34

CLASS 2A

R8 #2 Elbert County 73, R5 #1 Callaway 43
R4 #1 Josey 61, R7 #1 Fannin County 53

R3 #1 Northeast-Macon 85, R4 #2 Laney 52
R8 #1 Rabun County 73, R7 #2 Chattooga 34

CLASS A-PRIVATE

R5 #1 Holy Innocents’ 66, R2 #1 Landmark Christian 39
R7 #1 Mt. Paran 48, R4 #1 Trinity Christian 21

R5 #2 Hebron Christian 53, R6 #1 St. Francis 51
R5 #3 Galloway 55, R8 #1 Tallulah Falls 43

CLASS A-PUBLIC

R8 #2 Commerce 37, R1 #3 Pelham 34
R7 #1 Hancock Central 58, R4 #1 Montgomery County 56

R5 #2 Taylor County 54, R4 #2 Dublin 42
R8 #1 Lake Oconee Academy 63, R1 #1 Seminole County 60 OT

GHSA Girls Basketball Sweet 16 Matchups


 

CLASS 7A

R5 #1 Cherokee 55, R3 #2 Hillgrove 46
R2 #1 Campbell 56, R6 #3 West Forsyth 42

R7 #1 Norcross 60, R1 #2 Tift County 56
R4 #1 Brookwood 48, R8 #3 Peachtree Ridge 39

R4 #2 Grayson 51, R6 #1 North Forsyth 40
R3 #1 Harrison 55, R5 #2 Woodstock 48

R2 #2 Pebblebrook 61, R8 #1 Collins Hill 42
R7 #2 Archer 48, R1 #1 Lowndes 43

CLASS 6A

R3 #2 Rockdale County 59, R5 #1 Carrollton 55
R2 #1 Brunswick 68, R8 #2 Buford 55

R7 #1 River Ridge 71, R1 #2 Lee County 34
R4 #1 Lovejoy 69, R6 #2 Sprayberry 53

R6 #1 Kell 57, R4 #2 Langston Hughes 50
R5 #2 Rome 60, R3 #1 Grovetown 42

R2 #2 Bradwell Institute 53, R8 #1 Dacula 45
R7 #2 Sequoyah 49, R1 #1 Houston County 39

CLASS 5A

R3 #2 Forest Park 59, R5 #1 Southwest DeKalb 32
R8 #2 Loganville 54, R2 #1 Griffin 52

R7 #1 Hiram 52, R1 #2 Ware County 39
R6 #2 New Manchester 38, R2 #4 Northside-Columbus 36

R6 #1 Maynard Jackson 57, R2 #3 Harris County 39
R3 #1 Woodward Academy 76, R7 #3 Calhoun 46

R8 #1 Greenbrier 39, R3 #3 Stockbridge 38
R1 #1 Warner Robins 63, R5 #3 St. Pius 48

CLASS 4A

R5 #1 Luella 71, R1 #2 Thomas County Central 42
R2 #1 Carver-Columbus 62, R8 #2 Chestatee 36

R7 #1 Northwest Whitfield 45, R1 #2 Bainbridge 34
R4 #1 Baldwin 71, R6 #2 Stephenson 63

R6 #1 Marist 31, R2 #3 Hardaway 19
R7 #3 Heritage-Catoosa 49, R1 #4 Monroe 47

R8 #1 Jefferson 63, R2 #2 Troup County 47
R7 #2 Pickens 48, R1 #1 Dougherty 44

CLASS 3A

R5 #1 Westminster 72,  R3 #2 Liberty County 33
R2 #1 Sumter County 47, R8 #2 Oconee County 30

R7 #1 Lumpkin County 90, R1 #2 Tattnall County 30
R4 #1 Cross Creek 52, R6 #2 Murray County 34

R6 #1 Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 61, R4 #2 Thomson 47
R5 #2 GAC 67, R3 #1 Johnson-Savannah 44

R2 #2 Central-Macon 44, R6 #4 Ringgold 28
R1 #1 Pierce County 68, R7 #2 East Forsyth 51

CLASS 2A

R5 #1 Callaway 42, R3 #2 Dodge County 41
R8 #2 Elbert County 53, R2 #1 Swainsboro 32

R7 #1 Fannin County 52, R3 #3 Washington County 36
R4 #1 Josey 41, R8 #3 Banks County 31

R4 #2 Laney 81, R8 #4 Union County 58
R3 #1 Northeast-Macon 72, R5 #2 Heard County 45

R8 #1 Rabun County 54, R2 #2 Woodville-Tompkins 44
R7 #2 Chattooga 54, R3 #4 Lamar County 48

CLASS A-PRIVATE

R5 #1 Holy Innocents’ 74, R3 #2 Calvary Day 38
R2 #1 Landmark Christian 82, R6 #3 Lakeview Academy 47

R7 #1 Mt. Paran 66, R1 #2 Deerfield-Windsor 30
R4 #1 Trinity Christian 62, R6 #2 Fellowship Christian 22

R6 #1 St. Francis 80, R4 #2 Brookstone 39
R5 #2 Hebron Christian 59, R3 #1 Savannah Country Day 41

R8 #1 Tallulah Falls 51, R4 #3 Heritage School 26
R5 #3 Galloway 48, R1 #1 Stratford Academy 35

CLASS A-PUBLIC

R1 #3 Pelham 44, R5 #1 Schley County 38
R8 #2 Commerce 47, R2 #1 Clinch County 33

R7 #1 Hancock Central 56, R3 #3 Bryan County 48 OT
R4 #1 Montgomery County 52, R6 #2 Trion 36

R4 #2 Dublin 42, R6 #1 Mt. Zion-Carrollton 36
R5 #2 Taylor County 57, R3 #1 Screven County 53

R8 #1 Lake Oconee Academy 61, R2 #2 Charlton County 40
R1 #1 Seminole County 53, R5 #3 Central-Talbotton 47

GHSA Girls Basketball State Playoffs First Round Matchups


CLASS 7A

R3 #2 Hillgrove 65, R1 #3 Camden County 33
R5 #1 Cherokee 57, R7 #4 Duluth 41
R6 #3 West Forsyth 59, R8 #2 Mountain View 30
R2 #1 Campbell 44, R4 #4 Parkview 24

R1 #2 Tift County 46, R3 #3 North Paulding 41 OT
R7 #1 Norcross 54, R5 #4 Roswell 45
R8 #3 Peachtree Ridge 49, R6 #2 South Forsyth 41
R4 #1 Brookwood 59, R2 #4 East Coweta 52

R4 #2 Grayson 45, R2 #3 McEachern 35
R6 #1 North Forsyth 56, R8 #4 North Gwinnett 27
R5 #2 Woodstock 67, R7 #3 Discovery 20
R3 #1 Harrison 63, R1 #4 Colquitt County 34

R2 #2 Pebblebrook 68, R4 #3  Newton 33
R8 #1 Collins Hill 42, R6 #4 Denmark 40
R7 #2 Archer 64, R5 #3 Etowah 48
R1 #1 Lowndes 65, R3 #4 Marietta 55

CLASS 6A

R3 #2 Rockdale County 58, R1 #3 Valdosta 56 OT
R5 #1 Carrollton 44, R7 #4 Creekview 30
R8 #2 Buford 57, R6 #3 Osborne 49
R2 #1 Brunswick 70, R4 #4 Lakeside-DeKalb 33

R1 #2 Lee County 68, R3 #3 Lakeside-Evans 31
R7 #1 River Ridge 60, R5 #4 Dalton 31
R6 #2 Sprayberry 73, R8 #3 Habersham Central 43
R4 #1 Lovejoy 80, R2 #4 Glynn Academy 32

R4 #2 Langston Hughes 59, R2 #3 Statesboro 53
R6 #1 Kell 62, R8 #4 Winder-Barrow 36
R5 #2 Rome 60, R7 #3 Cambridge 59
R3 #1 Grovetown 58, R1 #4 Northside-Warner Robins 37

R2 #2 Bradwell Institute 72, R4 #3 Westlake 64
R8 #1 Dacula 47, R6 #4  Pope 46
R7 #2 Sequoyah 56, R5 #3 East Paulding  35
R1 #1 Houston County 50, R3 #4 Heritage-Conyers 33

CLASS 5A

R3 #2 Forest Park 55, R1 #3 Wayne County 20
R5 #1 Southwest DeKalb 33, R7 #4  Blessed Trinity 21
R8 #2 Loganville 62, R6 #3 Villa Rica 58
R2 #1 Griffin 46, R4 #4 Jones County 31

R1 #2 Ware County 45, R3 #3 Jonesboro 34
R7 #1 Hiram 74, R5 #4 Stone Mountain 48
R6 #2 New Manchester 48, R8 #3 Walnut Grove 39
R2 #4 Northside-Columbus 53, R4 #1 Union Grove 42

R2 #3 Harris County 54, R4 #2 Eagle’s Landing 38
R6 #1 Maynard Jackson 55, R8 #4 Jackson County 22
R7 #3 Calhoun 56, R5 #2 Decatur 37
R3 #1 Woodward Academy 77, R1 #4 Coffee 35

R3 #3 Stockbridge 44, R2 #2 McIntosh 42
R8 #1 Greenbrier 51, R6 #4  Lithia Springs 35
R5 #3 St. Pius X 55, vs. R7 #2 Cass 52
R1 #1 Warner Robins 77, R3 #4 Tri-Cities 44

CLASS 4A

R1 #3 Thomas County Central 54, R3 #2 Islands 49
R5 #1 Luella 90, R7 #4 Central-Carrollton 25
R8 #2 Chestatee 45, R6 #3 Arabia Mountain 41
R2 #1 Carver-Columbus 81, R4 #4 Perry 25

R1 #2 Bainbridge 73, R3 #3 Jenkins 25
R7 #1 Northwest Whitfield 60, R5 #4 Mt. Zion-Jonesboro 18
R6 #2 Stephenson 45, R8 #3 Cedar Shoals 40
R4 #1 Baldwin 69, R2 #4 Shaw 30

R2 #3 Hardaway 68, R4 #2 West Laurens 57
R6 #1 Marist 47, R8 #4 North Oconee 28
R7 #3 Heritage-Catoosa 44, R5 #2 Fayette County 39 OT
R1 #4 Monroe 53, R3 #1 New Hampstead 32

R2 #2 Troup County 69, R4 #3 Spalding 47
R8 #1 Jefferson 57, R6 #4 Mays 35
R7 #2 Pickens 83, R5 #3 Riverdale 44
R1 #1 Dougherty, R3 #4  BYE

CLASS 3A

R3 #2 Liberty County 47, R1 #3 Long County 32
R5 #1 Westminster 52, R7 #4 Dawson County 32
R8 #2 Oconee County 44, R6 #3 Sonoraville 28
R2 #1 Sumter County 45, R4 #4 Morgan County 24

R1 #2 Tattnall County 36, R3 #3 Beach 35
R7 #1 Lumpkin County 84, R5 #4 Redan 51
R6 #2 Murray County 46, R8 #3 Franklin County 43
R4 #1 Cross Creek 69, R2 #4 Mary Persons 34

R4 #2 Thomson 49, R2 #3 Peach County 28
R6 #1 Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 56, R8 #4 Hart County 45
R5 #2 GAC 61, R7 #3 White County 42
R3 #1 Johnson-Savannah 68, R1 #4 Brantley County 28

R2 #2 Central-Macon 55, R4 #3 Burke County 40
R6 #4 Ringgold 45, R8 #1 East Jackson 43
R7 #2 East Forsyth 48, R5 #3 Cedar Grove 22
R1 #1 Pierce County 57, R3 #4 Savannah 23

CLASS 2A

R3 #2 Dodge County 62, R1 #3 Fitzgerald 59 OT
R5 #1 Callaway 66, R7 #4 Gordon Central 35
R8 #2 Elbert County 56, R6 #3 South Atlanta 33
R2 #1 Swainsboro 62, R4 #4 Butler 36

R3 #3 Washington County 78, R1 #2 Early County 27
R7 #1 Fannin County 66, R5 #4 Temple 34
R8 #3 Banks County 44, R6 #2 Pace Academy 26
R4 #1 Josey 72, R2 #4 Jeff Davis 20

R4 #2 Laney 75, R2 #3 Vidalia 61
R8 #4 Union County 54, R6 #1 Columbia 49
R5 #2 Heard County 41, R7 #3 Model 35
R3 #1 Northeast-Macon 78, R1 #4 Berrien 30

R2 #2 Woodville-Tompkins 65, R4 #3 Oglethorpe County 64
R8 #1 Rabun County 63, R6 #4 Lovett 32
R7 #2 Chattooga 60, R5 #3 Haralson County 37
R3 #4 Lamar County 66, R1 #1 Thomasville 56

CLASS A-PRIVATE

R3 #2 Calvary Day 69, R1 #3 Tattnall Square 44
R5 #1 Holy Innocents’ 94, R7 #4  Walker 14
R6 #3 Lakeview Academy 48, R8 #2 Prince Avenue 44
R2 #1 Landmark Christian FFW, R4 #4 St. Anne-Pacelli FFL

R1 #2 Deerfield-Windsor 67, R3 #3 St. Vincent’s 23
R7 #1 Mt. Paran 66, R5 #4 Wesleyan 37
R6 #2 Fellowship Christian 44, R8 #3 George Walton Academy 35
R4 #1 Trinity Christian 64, R2 #4 Paideia 19

R4 #2 Brookstone 53, R2 #3 Greenforest 51
R6 #1 St. Francis 57, R8 #4 Athens Academy 34
R5 #2 Hebron Christian 69, R7 #3 Darlington 34
R3 #1 Savannah Country Day 35, R1 #4 First Presbyterian Day 22

R4 #3 Heritage School 40, R2 #2 ELCA 35
R8 #1 Tallulah Falls 55, R6 #4 Mt. Pisgah 34
R5 #3 Galloway 63, R7 #2 North Cobb Christian 42
R1 #1 Stratford Academy 47, R3 #4 Aquinas 25

CLASS A-PUBLIC

R1 #3 Pelham 54, R3 #2 Claxton 20
R5 #1 Schley County 62, R7 #4  Warren County 20
R8 #2 Commerce 49, R6 #3 Armuchee 34
R2 #1 Clinch County 49, R4 #4 Wilcox County 43

R3 #3 Bryan County 57, R1 #2 Terrell County 42
R7 #1 Hancock Central 59, R5 #4 Chattahoochee County 33
R6 #2 Trion 55, R8 #3 Social Circle 42
R4 #1 Montgomery County 63, R2 #4 Brooks County 26

R4 #2 Dublin 57, R2 #3 Turner County 53
R6 #1 Mt. Zion-Carrollton 63, R8 #4 Towns County 43
R5 #2 Taylor County 45, R7 #3 Wilkinson County 39
R3 #1 Screven County 60, R1 #4 Randolph-Clay 32

R2 #2 Charlton County 60, R4 #3  Telfair County 46
R8 #1 Lake Oconee Academy 66, R6 #4 Gordon Lee 37
R5 #3 Central-Talbotton 58, R7 #2 ACE 45
R1 #1 Seminole County 47, R3 #4 Jenkins County 39