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High school scoreboard: Jan. 8
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West Hall shot 74 percent from the free throw line en route to a 59-50 win over North Hall on Friday in Oakwood.

Maia Booker tallied 16 points for the Lady Spartans (7-7, 3-2 Region 7-AAA), and Kaelyn Gattis recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Jensen Hall added 13 points for West Hall, hitting three 3-pointers.

North Hall was led by Kensi Gillespie with 11 points and three 3-pointers and Taylor Phillips with 10 points.

West Hall visits Buford at 7 p.m. on Friday, while North Hall plays host to Dawson County at 7 Friday in Gainesville.

NORTH HALL BOYS 79, WEST HALL 60: North Hall took the lead in the first quarter and held it throughout the game to defeat West Hall on Friday in Oakwood.

Griffin Olson led the Trojans (13-1, 5-0 Region 7-AAA) with 26 points, Ebo Smith tallied 15, Avery Cagle scored 13, and Adam Kelly had 10 points.

Tyswon Cantrell led West Hall with 20 points.

North Hall faces Dawson County on Friday in Gainesville, and West Hall returns to action with a trip to Buford at 8:30 on Friday.

JOHNSON BOYS 85, MADISON COUNTY 33: The Knights stormed out to a 25-6 lead after the first quarter to open 8-AAAA region play with a win on Tuesday in Oakwood.

Johnson (13-4, 1-0) had six players in double figures, led by Ty Cockfield with 17 points. Carter Cagle scored 15, Roderick English scored 12, and Montrell McKenzie had another double-double in limited minutes with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

Drew Dunham and James Hodges both scored 10 points each for the Knights.

Johnson travels to Stephens County to continue region play at 8:30 p.m. Friday in Toccoa.

WHITE COUNTY BOYS 55, BANKS COUNTY 53: Dalton Whitfield scored seven points and pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds to lead the Warriors to their first region win Tuesday in Cleveland.

Eddie Hurst had 11 points, and Trey Thomas had nine for White County (6-9, 1-4 Region 7-AAA).

Gatlin Boswell led Banks County with 13 points.

The Warriors visit East Hall at 8:30 p.m. Friday in Gainesville.

CHESTATEE GIRLS 55, LUMPKIN COUNTY 34: Maegan Kenimer scored 23 points and Bridgette Kelly added 13 to propel Chestatee (13-3, 1-0 Region 8-AAAA) to a win on Tuesday in Gainesville.

The Lady Indians were led by Morgan Wood with 12 points.

Lumpkin County plays host to Eastside on Friday in Dahlonega, and Chestatee travels to Monroe Area on Friday.

CHESTATEE BOYS 81, LUMPKIN COUNTY 77: Justin Jones scored 17 points for the War Eagles, and Keelan Passmore tallied 10 on Friday in Gainesville.

Evan Gaddis led Lumpkin County with 28 points, nine rebounds and four assists. 

Chestatee travels to Monroe Area on Friday in Monroe.

EAST HALL BOYS 69, FANNIN COUNTY 44: Brian Edwards tallied 20 points for East Hall and Daniel McCreavy had 10 on Friday in Blue Ridge.

The Vikings face White County at 8:30 Friday in Gainesville.

JEFFERSON BOYS 59, RABUN COUNTY 57: Pay Taylor recorded 17 points for the Dragons (8-6. 2-0 8-AA) and Kendrick Robinson added 10 on Friday in Tiger.

Willie Taylor and Satchel Turpin each scored nine for Jefferson, which returns to action against Greene County on Friday in Jefferson.

JEFFERSON GIRLS 53, RABUN COUNTY 51: Sarah Wood recorded a double-double for the Lady Dragons with 17 points and 11 rebounds on Friday in Tiger.

Kellie Goza helped Jefferson (11-5, 2-0 8-AA) to the win with nine points and nine rebounds.

The Lady Dragons face Greene County on Friday in Jefferson.

NORTH GEORGIA CHRISTIAN GIRLS 39, UNITY CHRISTIAN 24: Sarah Rhodes led the Lady Chargers with 13 points, Julianne Sutton added eight points, and Jordan Ball and Nicole Ball each chipped in five on Monday in Rome.

The Lady Chargers (9-2) travel to Colonial Hills Christian on Thursday in Lithia Springs.

High school results may be reported by 10:30 p.m. by calling 770-718-3406, or emailing Results reported after deadline will appear in the following day’s paper.

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