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High school basketball scoreboard: Buford girls team extends win streak to five games to start season
Basketball

The Buford girls basketball team took out Parkview on Saturday in a 54-46 decision that sent the team to 5-0 to start the year. 

The Lady Wolves were led by Tate Walters, who scored 18 points, and Preston Reid, who chipped in 12. 

Buford will play again next Saturday at 7:30 against Northview.

BANKS COUNTY BOYS 83, COLLINS HILL 55: The Leopards got double-doubles from Carl Cleveland (32 points, 12 rebounds) and Wes Ledford (10 points, 14 rebounds) as Banks County dismantled Collins Hill Saturday.

Pierce Martin added 11 points and four boards for the Leopards.

BANKS COUNTY GIRLS 53, DAWSON COUNTY 50: The Lady Tigers fell into a 13-5 first-quarter hole that the team could never climb out of as it fell to Banks County on Saturday. Kaylee Sticker led Dawson County with 15 points, while Sophia D’Oliveira had nine and Marlie Townley had eight. 

The Lady Tigers will take on Fannin County on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

JOHNSON BOYS 74, COMMERCE 52: Wade Pearce and Jesse Harbin scored 19 points each as the Knights took the win on the road. 

Johnson will be back in action on Tuesday against Oglethorpe County.

LAKEVIEW ACADEMY BOYS 59, WHITE COUNTY 43: Blake McIntyre led the way for the Lions, scoring 20, and Adam Cottrell had a 10 point, 10 rebound double-double. Arturo Varela added 12 points.

The Lions are now 4-2 to start the year, and will take on Tallulah Falls next Saturday at 7:30.

Compiled by Nathan Berg

High School sports can be reported by 10:30 p.m. each night by calling 770-718-3415 or email sports@gainesvilletimes.com 


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