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WL boys down Maiden, win first league game


West Lincoln’s boys basketball team is winless in league play no more.
Dylan Frady scored 19 points and the Rebels downed visiting Maiden, 44-35, on Friday to win their first Southern District 7 Athletic 2A Conference of the year, and first league game in nearly three years.
The Blue Devils (5-15, 2-9) led 24-16 late in the third quarter, but West Lincoln (2-19, 1-11) closed things out on a 28-11 run. Frady hit four 3-pointers in the second half, scored 14 points in the fourth quarter and he and Luke Webb combined to hit 6 of 8 free throws down the stretch to give West Lincoln its first conference victory since knocking off Bessemer City 65-53 on Feb. 8, 2011, according to records on Maxpreps.com.
Senior Zach Carpenter had seven points and 14 rebounds for West Lincoln on his senior night.

WEST CALDWELL 61, EAST LINCOLN 49: At West Caldwell, the Warriors outscored the Mustangs 15-5 in the final five minutes to break the tie for second place in the SD-7 between the two teams.
West Caldwell (14-6, 10-2) led 46-44 with 5:07 to play. East Lincoln (18-3, 9-3) is now in third with two regular season games left for each team this week.
Chazz Surratt had a game-high 22 points for the Mustangs while Sage Surratt added 10. Mekhi Dula led West Caldwell with 16 points.
NEWTON-CONOVER 74, LINCOLNTON 52: At Newton-Conover, the Red Devils maintained their one-game lead over the rest of the SD-7 with the win.
Will Saine led Lincolnton (7-13, 4-8) with 14 points and Colby Pridmore scored 11. The Wolves were outscored 30-15 in the first half.
Tyoun Shuford led Newton-Conover (16-4, 10-1) with 24 points.
LAKE NORMAN 84, NORTH LINCOLN 26: At Lake Norman, the Wildcats clinched the North Piedmont 3A/4A Conference regular season title with the win.
Zach McGinnis scored a team-high 14 points for the Knights (6-16, 1-11), who set a season-low for points scored.


WEST CALDWELL 55, EAST LINCOLN 25: At West Caldwell, the Warriors were too much for the Mustangs in a SD-7 contest.
Lydia Smith and Alyssa Fuller led East Lincoln (3-18, 1-11) with eight points each.


WEST LINCOLN 68, MAIDEN 53: At West Lincoln, its junior varsity boys team set a school record for JV wins by beating the Blue Devils.
Garrett Starkey scored 19 points and Matthew Bumgarner scored 17 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and had five assists. Joe Hood-Lee also had seven points and 13 rebounds as the Rebels improved to 12-6 overall and 7-4 in league play.

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