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Friday July 31st, 2015 5:28AM

Girls basketball: Flowery Branch opens with victory

By staff
FLOWERY BRANCH -- The Flowery Branch girls basketball team opened the season and region play in style on Tuesday, defeating Salem 63-52 in Flowery Branch.

The Lady Falcons (1-0, 1-0 Region 8-AAAAA) led 15-10 after the first quarter and continued to hold the advantage the rest of the way.

Tavia Sykes paced Flowery Branch with 20 points and eight rebounds, while Jacy Ramey added 10 points and 12 rebounds. Marissa Ivey also scored 16 in the win, including four 3-pointers, while Heather Moore also chipped in with 10 points.
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