Thursday's girls basketball roundup
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Palm Beach Post Staff Reports
Kai James had 12 points and 12 rebounds, leading top-ranked Dwyer to a 57-25 rout of Jupiter in a girls basketball matchup Thursday night.
Keyanna Harris added 12 points for the Panthers (19-3).
Jupiter fell to 6-10 on the season.
NO. 3 BOYNTON BEACH 59, SUNCOAST 23
Taylor Shade had 17 points, five rebounds and four assists to lead the Tigers (13-3) to the rout of the Chargers in Boynton Beach. Alison Ray scored nine points for Suncoast.
NO. 4 PALM BEACH CENTRAL 54, CARDINAL NEWMAN 31
Crystal Primm scored 22 points and Mariah-Cauhryn Smelser added 18 to lead the Broncos past the Crusaders in West Palm Beach. Daisy DeRooy had a double-double for Newman with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
NO. 8 BOCA RATON 56, NO. 7 SEMINOLE RIDGE 40
Kathryn Levy had nine rebounds, eight points and six blocks and Abby Bukovich added 12 points and six steals to lead the Bobcats (13-6) over the Hawks in Boca Raton. Jessica Cody led Seminole Ridge with 10 points.
PAHOKEE 53, BENJAMIN 37
Lasaunique Robertson scored 16 points and Malaysia Robinson added 12 as the Blue Devils (9-6) handled the Buccaneers in Pahokee. Arden Pettit led Benjamin with 16 points and Riley Burke contributed 15.
PALM BEACH GARDENS 47, WELLINGTON 17
Deshantia Bell and Morgan Duncan each scored nine points as the Gators (8-10) handled the Wolverines (5-11) in Wellington.
WEST BOCA RATON 51, OLYMPIC HEIGHTS 26
Rachel Wohlfeld scored 15 points and Breeanna James added 13 as the Bulls routed the Lions (5-12) in Boca Raton. Mandi Gaynor scored 13 points for Olympic Heights.
AMERICAN HERITAGE 53, POPE JOHN PAUL II 31
Deanna Bradley had 26 points and eight rebounds to carry the Stallions (10-5) to a win over the Eagles (2-7) in Delray Beach. Kaitlin Posey added 13 points and eight rebounds for Heritage. Kristina Porzenheim led Pope with 12 points.
ST. ANDREW'S 41, KING'S ACADEMY 34
Angela Alvarez had 23 points and 23 rebounds and Clarke Maxie chipped in eight rebounds as the Scots (8-5) held off the Lions in Boca Raton. Cathryn Urso scored 10 points for King's Academy.
TRINITY CHRISTIAN 63, VILLAGE ACADEMY 33
Alicia McCray had 16 points, 19 rebounds, 11 blocks, 10 assists and nine steals to lead the Warriors (9-5) to the rout of the Tigers in Lake Worth. Jessica Wolfe added 20 points and five steals for Trinity. Lenadria Josey scored 22 points for Village.
VERO BEACH 59, TREASURE COAST 56
Rose Marie Julien had 12 rebounds, but the Titans (11-5) fell to the Indians in Port St. Lucie.
CLEWISTON 60, FORT MYERS-GATEWAY CHARTER 16
Kiana Hardy had 24 points, nine steals and six rebounds and Terri Baker added eight rebounds and eight steals as the Tigers (11-5) routed the Griffins in Fort Myers.