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Basketball scoreboard: Cherokee Bluff sweeps Apalachee
Carlos Marlow
Cherokee Bluff's Carlos Marlow makes a shot against Apalachee on Nov. 15, 2022 in Flowery Branch. Photo by Johanita Rose

Cherokee Bluff's Logan Holmes finished with 18 points and five rebounds in a 61-42 win against Apalachee on Tuesday in Flowery Branch. 

Also for the Bears (1-0), Carlos Marlow had 13 points and four rebounds, while Boston Kersh chipped in 16 points and five boards. 

CHEROKEE BLUFF GIRLS 62, APALACHEE 33: Claire Carlson had 16 points, six assists and six steals for the Lady Bears on Tuesday. Also for Cherokee Bluff, Mia Williams scored 16 points, while Emma Reynolds had nine points and two assists. 

Up next, Cherokee Bluff visits Forsyth Central on Friday in Cumming. 

ATHENS ACADEMY 63, WEST HALL BOYS 58: Isaiah Holder scored 16 points, but the Spartans fell victim to a 9-4 run over the final three minutes as Athens Academy broke a 54-all tie to take the win in the season opener for both teams Tuesday night in Oakwood.

Owen Jenkins also reached double figures for West Hall (0-1), which also got eight points from Andrew Malin and seven from Xavier Felix.

Isaac Rorey had 17 points for Athens Academy to lead all scorers, while Justin Goodelock added 16 points.

Up next, the Spartans will host Jackson County on Friday in Oakwood.

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