Corey Thomas had a 27-point, 20-rebound night for Cherokee Bluff in a 64-58 win against East Jackson in Flowery Branch. Griffin Neville scored 12 points for the Bears (1-0).
On Tuesday, Cherokee Bluff visits St. Pius X in Atlanta.
FORSYTH CENTRAL GIRLS 63, GAINESVILLE 51: Gainesville’s Lauren Teasley has 15 points on Friday. Nine different players scored for Gainesville. Sadie Roach and Ariah Jeffers had eight each for the Lady Red Elephants.
On Tuesday, Gainesville visits West Forsyth at 6 p.m.
CHESTATEE GIRLS 64, JOHNSON 17: Maggie McNair had 16 points for the Lady War Eagles (1-1), while Logan Wiggins chipped in 15 on Friday.
On Tuesday, Chestatee visits Lumpkin County in Dahlonega.
LANIER CHRISTIAN 52, TRINITY CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN 49: Eighth-grader Faith Wasden had a career-high 34 points on Friday.
Ashley Avery had nine points, 13 rebounds for the Lightning, while Reece Montgomery had seven points and 12 boards.
Compiled by Bill Murphy