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Area Sports: LC men lose on road; Davie splits

From staff reports

BOWIE, Md. —  Livingstone’s men’s basketball team lost at Bowie State, 80-73, on Monday.

Lydell Elmore scored 14 for the Blue Bears (7-4). Cameron Carpenter scored 10.  Bowie State held high-scoring Roger Ray to 11 points and forced him into nine turnovers.

LC was 2-for-10 from 3-point range.

Davie boys win

MOCKSVILLE — Davie County’s boys boosted their record to 6-1 with a 51-34 win against Alexander Central on Monday.

Brooks Johnson scored 17, James Reid had 14, and Za’Haree Maddox had 10.

Jem Lowrance scored 15 for Alexander Central.

HS girls basketball

MOCKSVILLE — Davie lost to Alexander Central on Monday, 69-37.

Davie trailed 30-19 at the break. Elizabeth Johnson led the War Eagles with 18 points.

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CONCORD — Aniyah Tate scored 16 points  and Mariah Barrie had 15 to lead Central Cabarrus to a 62-49 win against Huss.

Mid. school girls

North Rowan’s girls rolled in the semifinals of the conference tournament on Monday.

The Mavericks (15-1) beat  Mooresville, 48-17. Bloom Goodlett scored 16 points. Demya Phifer had 14, Dasia Elder had nine, and Bailee Goodlett scored eight. North will play in Wednesday’s championship  game at South Rowan.

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Hannah Waddell scored 21 points to lead Erwin to a first-round win on Saturday against Corriher-Lipe.

Allie Martin scored seven, and Kori Miller had six.

Local golf 

The McCanless Couples played a Captains Choice on a beautiful day for December.

Harry Owen, Terrol Kendall and Azalee & David Huneycutt took first place. Dave Ingleston, Susan Wydner and Mary & Gene Seaford came in second. Gene Seaford had longest putt. David Huneycutt had closest to the pin.

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