From staff reports
South Forsyth 43, North Forsyth 22
Zoe Maisel had 14 points and the Lady War Eagles used stifling defense for a Region 5-7A victory Tuesday on the road.
Mari Jonassen added 10 points for South (12-6, 3-0), which raced out to a 14-2 lead after the first quarter and never looked back.
Cassie Markle had seven rebounds and was one of five Lady Raiders (12-4, 0-2) to score five points along with Kate Ware, Bella Caracciolo and Caroline Martin.
St. Francis 71, Pinecrest Academy 53
Margaret Metz scored 29 points but the Lady Paladins dropped a Region 6-1A game Tuesday on the road to the No. 3 ranked team in Class A, according to MaxPreps.com.
Pinecrest dropped to 9-3 overall and 4-1 in region.
West Forsyth 65, Forsyth Central 30
Ella Madson had a game-high 19 points as the Lady Wolverines cruised to a Region 5-7A victory Tuesday on the road.
Abby Quincy added 16 points for West (10-5, 2-1), while Maggie Quincy scored 11 points and Kalie Schlegel had seven points.
Forsyth Central 65, West Forsyth 50
CJ Smith had a game-high 26 points and the Bulldogs pulled away late for a Region 5-7A victory Tuesday at home.
Patrick Thomas grabbed eight rebounds for Central (9-7, 2-0), which led by as little as 54-50 with just over 2 minutes remaining before going on an 11-0 run to finish the game.
Joseph Staiti led West (2-13, 0-3) with 13 points, while Andrew Stanton added 12 points.
South Forsyth 54, North Forsyth 49
Santhosh Saravanan had 15 points as the War Eagles edged their rival Tuesday in a Region 5-7A victory on the road.
Sebastian Mallory and Andrew Roth each added 10 points for South (5-13, 1-2), while senior and University of North Carolina-Wilmington signee Evan Cole eclipsed 1,000 points for his career.
Connor Stephenson led North (3-13, 0-2) with 18 points, while Preston Wiggins added 11 points for the Raiders.