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Prep basketball: Dawson girls get win
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Rachael Biddy led the Dawson County girls to a 47-33 win over Banks County with 13 points Wednesday night in Dawsonville.

The Lady Tigers (9-9, 2-3 8B-AA) outscored Banks County 25-12 in the first half and that propelled them to the win. The two teams were evenly matched in the second half as Dawson County scored 22 points and Banks County 21.

Katie Lebel added 10 points for the Lady Tigers and Banks County was led by Lacey Saxon with 10 points.

Dawson County next plays at 7 p.m. Friday at Fannin County. The Lady Leopards return to action at 7 p.m. Friday at Union County.

Dawson County boys 58,
Banks County 35

Robert O’Quinn led the Tigers with 15 points and Lee Little added 11 as Dawson County won its tenth game in a row.

The Tigers led 22-5 after one quarter and never looked back taking a 30-point lead into the fourth quarter.

The Tigers return to action at 8:30 p.m. Friday when they travel to Fannin County.

Flowery Branch boys 80,
Pickens 41

Josh Barrett led the Falcons with 18 points and five steals in their win over the Dragons on Wednesday night in Jasper.

The Falcons (16-2, 5-0) held Pickens to 17 first-half points while scoring 48 themselves to take a lead they would only build on into halftime.

A.C. Bailey added 14 points for Flowery Branch and Ishmael Hollis had 12 points and 2 blocks.

Izaan Cross dominated the boards with 11 rebounds.

The Falcons return to action at 8:30 p.m. Friday when they play host to West Hall.

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