PREP BOYS’ BASKETBALL
Rosewood 38, North Duplin 27
Michael Reid and Roderick Benjamin each scored eight points as the Eagles toppled the Rebels 38-27. D.J. Simmons led North Duplin with a game-high 12 points.
C.B. Aycock 51, Eastern Wayne 47
PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL
Rosewood 63, North Duplin 22
Braylee Butts scored 21 points, while Koreyonna Bell and Laine Marack each scored 14 points as the Eagles beat the Rebels 63-22. Hannah Martin was the Rebel’s leading scorer with six points.
Wayne Christian 50, John Paul II 24
The Eagles flew into the CPIP tournament with a 50-24 win over John Paul II. Abi Harrelson led the Eagles with 13 points, three assists and five steals. Ramiyah Baldwin scored 10 points, two assists and four steals, while Bri Verme added seven points. Olivia Sutton finished with six points, and Kaylee Martin scored four points. Jamia Waters, Payton Jackson, Emma Bauer, Leeah Mills each scored two points.
PREP BOYS’ JV BASKETBALL
C.B. Aycock 34, Eastern Wayne 29
Quentavous Barnes scored 12 points to lift the Warriors over the Golden Falcons.
MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Friendship Christian 56, Wayne Christian 17
The Wayne Christian middle school boys loss 56-17 to Friendship Christian School. Josh Young led the way with seven points.