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Gary's 24-point night lifts CHS girls past Flora
AFTER A RARE TUESDAY night off, Bobby Gary and Lugoff-Elgin return to the court tonight when the Demons and Lady Demons host Spring Valley in a Region 4-4A doubleheader inside the Demons Den.
Sharneece Gary poured in a career-best 24 points in helping lead the Camden High girls to a 59-56 win over A.C. Flora in a Tuesday night game played in Columbia.The three-point victory gave Natalie Jeffcoat’s squad a sweep of the Lady Falcons while improving to 2-4 in Region 4-AAA play.Gary, a junior shooting guard, did the majority of her damage from beyond the 3-point arc as she knocked down six treys to go along with a 6-for-6 performance from the foul line.The Lady Bulldogs led, 15-11, after the first quarter and 36-34 at halftime.Sophomore guard Brooke Dixon was next with 12 points while junior forward Quasha Jefferson added eight.Camden is tied for third place in conference play along with A.C. Flora, Chapin and Westwood, all with identical 2-4 records. Lower Richland, which visits Camden tonight, leads the circuit with a 6-0 record followed by defending AAA state champion Dreher, at 4-2.Dogs fall to Falcons: The Camden boys could not pull off the upset on Tuesday as Ron McKie’s charges came out on the short end of a 53-42 decision against A.F. Flora on Tuesday.The Bulldogs trailed, 20-17, en route to their fourth loss in six Region 4-AAA outings in a game which became chippy in the latter stages of play.Like the CHS girls, the Bulldogs find themselves in a four-way tie for third place in conference action along with Chapin, Dreher and Westwood, all at 2-4. Lower Richland leads the way with a 6-0 mark followed by A.C. Flora at 3-3.Keenan overwhelms Knights: Keenan remained perfect through six Region 3-AA pairings with a 101-39 victory over visiting North Central on Tuesday in Columbia.The loss dropped Andy Johnson’s Knights to 2-4 in league play.Senior point guard Brady Brister led the guests with 14 points while junior center Kawan Hough and junior guard Omar Johnson added 10 and seven points, respectively.