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High school basketball: East Hall girls team wraps up Beach Bash with victory

Ivey Shadburn scored 12 points and Aaliyah Ellison added nine for the East Hall High girls in a 54-32 win against Chiles (Florida) on Saturday at the Battle of the Beach in Panama City, Fla. Alexis Burce chipped in seven points for the Lady Vikings (6-8). 

On Thursday, East Hall faces Gainesville in the first round of the Lanierland at 3:30 p.m. at Chestatee High.

FLOWERY BRANCH GIRLS 45, WEST CAMPUS (CALIFORNIA) 35: The Lady Falcons took a 19-point lead into halftime to win its final game of the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix. Ashley Scott had a team-high 13 points for the Lady Falcons, while Caroline Wysocki and Ashlee Locke each scored 10. 

Next up, the defending Lanierland champions open play against Cherokee Bluff in a first-round matchup at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Chestatee. 

BUFORD GIRLS 39, ARCHER 30: Tate Walters scored a game-high nine points and hit 5 of 6 free throws down the stretch for the Lady Wolves (10-1) on Saturday in Lawrenceville. 

Up next, Buford faces St. Pius X on Jan. 2.  

BANKS COUNTY BOYS 86, COMMERCE 64: Carl Cleveland posted his first triple-double of the season with 35 points, 10 rebounds and 13 assists on Saturday in Commerce. Also for the Leopards (7-5), Pierce Martin scored 21 points with four assists, and Dakota Orr finished with 18 points and four blocks. 

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