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BA sweeps WCCA

Daily Leader / Sherylyn Evans / Brookhaven Academy's Edie Riley (10) prepares to take a shot while WCCA's Bailey Devers (33) tries to block the shot Tuesday night.

Daily Leader / Sherylyn Evans / Brookhaven Academy’s Edie Riley (10) prepares to take a shot while WCCA’s Bailey Devers (33) tries to block the shot Tuesday night.

The Brookhaven Academy Lady Cougars captured their second win of the season Tuesday night with a 57-14 victory over the Wilkinson County Christian Academy Rams in MAIS basketball action at John R. Gray Gymnasium.

In junior high action, BA swept the Rams in two games. The Lady Cougars thumped the Lady Rams 42-21 and the BA boys drilled Wilkinson County 47-20.

BA 57, WCCA 14 

The Lady Cougars came out on fire Tuesday night and quickly took care of business as they clobbered the Lady Rams early in the first quarter to earn a 21-4 lead and cruised into halftime with a 35-10 advantage.

In the second half, the Lady Cougars continued to feast on the Lady Rams as they outscored Wilkinson County 22-4 to collect the win.

Cameron Watson sparked the Lady Cougars with a game-high double-double of 13 points and 12 rebounds. Sissy Byrd, Edie Riley and Kailyn Jordan netted eight points each. Anna Michael Smith chipped in with seven points. Shelby Flumm scored five points. Sophie Wilson added four points. Anna Grace Covington and Bailey Stewart had two points apiece.

Jamie Lewis, Sarah Robinson and Olivia Hurst were the top scorers for the Lady Rams with four points each.

In junior high action,  the Lady Cougars crushed the Lady Rams 42-21 as Julianna Bartram led the explosion with 24 points. Natalie Rials provided six points.

In boys action, BA thumped Wilkinson County Christian School 47-20. Cade Brown powered the Cougars with 19 points. Dawson Flowers chipped in with 15 points.