Three Red Elephants scored in double figures Monday night in a 76-52 Gainesville win over Daphne High School in Alabama.
Freshman Bailey Minor led the team with 14 points, Sam Carpenter added 12, and Buford transfer D’Marcus Simonds had 11 points in Gainesville’s first win of the season. The score was 41-25 at halftime.
The Red Elephants (1-0) play Foley High School (Foley, Ala.) today at 4:15 p.m.
WAR EAGLES LOSE ON ROAD: Kayla Watson and Tyler Bennett combined for 32 points, pouring in 16 each for Chestatee, Monday night in a 52-47 loss to Peachtree Ridge.
The War Eagles ended the first quarter up 13-11, but Peachtree Ridge used a 27-point second quarter to take a commanding lead.
Macey Jarrard added six points while Dawndria Bell had three points in the loss.
Chestatee (0-3) will play the loser of Cambridge/Riverwood on Saturday at 9:30 a.m.