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Mulkey leads Tigerettes as they edge Green Hills

Emma Mulkey poured in 14 points as Black Mountain held off visiting Green Hills 36-32 in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action Tuesday.

Serenity Whitehead scored 14 points and Lily Cabellero added 12 for the Lady Falcons.

Black Mountain avenged an earlier loss in fifth- and sixth-grade action with a 38-12 win. The Tigerettes were led by Hannah Kirby with 16 points and Shaylea Lewis with 14.

Alisha Middleton led Green Hills with 10 points.

Black Mountain returns to action Tuesday at home against Wallins. Green Hills closes its regular season schedule on Monday at home against Rosspoint.

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Black Mountain (36) — Emma Mulkey 14, Kaitlyn Turner 6, Leah Taulbee 6, Isabell Kirby 4, Hanna Pace 2, Krislyn O’Rourke 2, Autumn Howard 2.

Green Hills (32) — Serenity Whitehead 14, Lily Cabellero 12, Tyla Saylor 4, Brooklyn Whitehead 2.

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Black Mountain (38) — Hannah Kirby 16, Shaylea Lewis 14, Chelsey Cottrell 6, Tristan Pace 2.

Green Hills (12) — Alisha Middleton 10, Faith Barnard 1, Abby Caldwell 1.

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Smith, Cloud lead Evarts to victory over Rosspoint

Jaylin Smith scored 14 points and Aliyah Cloud added 12 as Evarts improved to 15-0 with a 44-10 win at Rosspoint in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action Tuesday.

Evarts won 25-11 in fifth- and sixth-grade action as Ashley Preston scored nine to lead the Lady Cats.

Rosspoint travels to Green Hills on Monday. Evarts will be at home Tuesday against James A. Cawood.

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Evarts (44) — Jaylin Smith 14, Aliyah Cloud 12, Jaylin Preston 6, Alexis Branson 4, Maria Ball 4, Madison Jones 2, Hayley Fuson 2.

Rosspoint (10) — H. Austin 7, S. Goshen 3.

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Evarts (25) — Ashley Preston 9, Carly Madden 7, Drucilla Brown 6, Allie Kelly 1, Alexis Freeman 1, Olivia Freeman 1.

Rosspoint (11) — Faith Hoskins 5, Morgan Blevins 2, Brianna Howard 2, Katelyn Daniels 1, Serissa Cox 1.

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Evarts (8) — Willow Peace 5, Brooklyn Burke 2, Macy Jones 1.

Rosspoint (6) — Arabella Jackson 4, Cheyenne Whitehead 2.

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Smith powers Cawood to victory over Wallins

Lauren Smith scored 17 points as Cawood claimed a 30-21 win over visiting Wallins in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action.

Taytum Griffin led Wallins with 16 points.

Cawood improved to 16-0 overall and 12-0 in county fifth- and sixth-grade action with a 31-2 victory..

Kylie Noe scored 15 points to lead the Lady Comets.

Cawood returns to action Tuesday at Rosspoint. Wallins plays at James A. Cawood on Thursday.

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Cawood (30) — Leann Engle 3, Scarlett Rowe 7, Gracie Simpson 1, Lauren Smith 17, Kaylee Buell 2.

Wallins (21) — Emilee Eldridge 4, Taytum Griffin 16, Brooklyn Wood 1.

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Cawood (31) — Cheyanne Rhymer 3, Kylie Noe 15, Abbi Fields 9, Kaylee Clark 2, Cassie Bowling 2.

Wallins (2) — R. Maggard 2.

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Griffin leads Lady Devils to a win over Cumberland

Led by an 18-point effort from Taytum Griffin, Wallins edged visiting Cumberland 19-18 in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action Monday.

Josalyn Lee led the Lady Skins with eight points.

Faith Caldwell scored five to lead Wallins to an 11-10 win in the fifth- and sixth-grade game.

The two teams played to a 4-4 tie in the fourth-grade game.

Rosspoint defeated Wallins 30-8 in previously unreported seventh- and eighth-grade action.

Wallins won 19-18 in the fifth- and sixth grade game. There was an 8-8 tie in the fourth-grade game.

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Wallins (28) – Taytum Griffin 18, Lyndsey Curtis 7, Jaden Lane 3 Cumberland (25) — Sharon Woodberry 5, Breanna Massey 5, Joselyn Lee 8, Halle Raleigh 5, Jayla Wilhelmy 2.

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Wallins (11) – Faith Caldwell 5, Ashton Evans 4, Rylie Maggard 2 Cumberland (10) – K. Dixon 2, L. Brown 4, D. Cornett 4.

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Wallins (4) – Whitney Noe 2, Alyssa Hensley 2 Cumberland (4) – Chloe Cook 2, Elena Shepherd 2.

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Rosspoint (30) – C. Shelton 10, S. Goshen 5, H. Austin 11, K. Anderson 4.

Wallins (8) – Taytum Griffin 7, Brooklyn Wood 1

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Wallins (19) – Faith Caldwell 7, Rylie Maggard 4, Ashton Evans 4, Savannah Hill 2, Whitley Teague 2.

Rosspoint (18) – Faith Hoskins 10, Brianna Howard 4, Mallory Long 2, Chloe McCreary 2

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Wallins (8) – Whitley Teague 6, Emily Gross 2

Rosspoint (8) – Arabella Jackson 6, Aubrey Hensley 2