OAKWOOD — Johnson snapped a six-game losing streak holding off rival West Hall 47-44 Saturday afternoon.
The Knights (4-14) trailed 11-7 early but used a 19-12 second quarter to take a 26-23 halftime lead. The teams matched scoring in the second half as the Spartans could not catch up.
Rolando Razo led Johnson with 13 points. Buddah Johnson added 11 points and Jesse Harbin 10 points.
West Hall was paced by Sawyer Passmore's 22 points. Quincy Holcomb added 8 points and Canaan Koger had 7 points for the Spartans.
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Junior Declan Weidner continued his torrid pace pouring in 25 points and grabbing 6 rebounds to lead the Lions to their second straight Region 8-A win in as many days.
Conley Millwood added 21 points and 7 rebounds for Lakeview (7-12, 2-2 Region 8-A). Holden Cooper pulled down 8 rebounds and Isaac Marcero dished out 5 assists for the Lions.
Lakeview Academy next will play host to Prince Avenue on Tuesday.
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The Trojans rallied from 12 points down to beat arch-rival Chestatee on Saturday at home.
Clark Howell led the Trojans (14-6) with 19 points, while Matthew Gunter scored 9 and Luke Gunter had 8.
North Hall trailed 27-15 at the half and 35-26 at the end of the third quarter. But the Trojans came alive in the fourth quarter, outscoring the War Eagles 20-6.
Brenton Nicholson and Jonah Bull scored 10 points each for the War Eagles (8-11).
North Hall travels to Fannin County on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
Chestatee plays Flowery Branch on the road Tuesday. Tip is 7:30 p.m.
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Jackson Morris scored 20 points and Dominic Ricci 13 points in the Tigers' loss to Prince Avenue.
Commerce (11-7, 1-3 Region 8-A) will travel to Tallulah Falls on Tuesday. Tip is 7:30 p.m.
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Griffin Neville scored a game-high 32 points, pulled 6 rebounds and dished out four assists to lead the Bears (11-8) in the win over Winder-Barrow Saturday night in Winder.
Bosko Norman added 15 points and 3 boards, and Cade Simmons had 9 points.
The Bears will play East Hall at home on Friday. ,