Abbie Franklin scored 24 points in University of North Georgia women’s basketball team’s 75-71 loss to Carson-Newman in the Southeast Regional Championship of the NCAA Division II Tournament on Monday in Jefferson City, Tennessee.
Flowery Branch grad Julianne Sutton had 12 points for the Nighthawks, while teammates Amber Skidgel and Deana Blankinship finished the night with 11 points apiece. North Georgia finished its season 29-5. Sutton, a freshman, was named to the All-Region Tournament Team and averaged 11 points with 6.6 rebounds per game in the tournament.
Compiled by Marcus Etienne