Lady Spartans Advance to Title Game

Campbell faces rival South Cobb in tonight's championship of the Campbell Holiday Classic.

Senior Baylee Hawkins scored 11 points and handed out seven assists to lead to a 54-27 win over Creekside High Thursday in the Campbell Holiday Classic.

The Lady Spartans, 4-6, will face Region 4-AAAAA rival South Cobb in tonight’s championship game at 7. Campbell upset the Lady Eagles 49-38 at South Cobb in a region game on Dec. 6.

In Thursday’s win, D’Asia Cain scored a game-high 14 points while Diamond Freeman was strong on the boards with nine rebounds for the Lady Spartans.

The Campbell boys fell 61-57 to Forest Park on Thursday to drop to 5-5 on the season. Tristan Cameron scored 22 points to pace the Spartans, who will face Washington in today’s third-place game at 5:30 p.m. Forest Park will face Pope at 8:30 for the tournament championship.

Elsewhere, Noah Dickerson, a 6-foot-6 freshman, was named to the Holiday Classic all-tournament team after leading the Lions to a second-place finish.

Lovett lost 66-49 to Alpharetta in the tournament finals Thursday after an opening round win over and an overtime victory over Wesleyan.

At 6-6 on the year, Lovett resumes play Tuesday at home with a 6-AA region game against Buckhead archrival Westminster.

And in Spartanburg, S.C., Whitefield Academy fell 58-55 to McEachern High in the Upward Classic on Thursday. The Wolfpack went 1-2 in three tournament games in South Carolina. The lone win came Wednesday in a 61-47 victory over host Spartanburg High as Kenneth Gaines scored 27 points and Jordan Coar added 13 points.


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