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Local Roundup
Eagles dominate against Mt. Zion

From Staff Reports

North Clayton extended its winning streak to four with a 67-52 victory over Region 4-AAAA foe Mt. Zion Saturday.

Jeffrey Newberry led the way with 20 points for North Clayton (6-1, 5-1). Torian Box added 11.

North Clayton will try to keep its winning streak going tomorrow when it plays at Ola High School in another league game.

Lovejoy 68, Morrow 57: Morris Mitchell led four Wildcats in double-figures with 18 points to lead the Wildcats past Morrow in a Region 4-AAAAA game Saturday.

Leroy Merrett added 13 points for Lovejoy, while Lou Joseph had 12 and Kelvin Echols scored 10.

Morrow (6-3, 1-3) couldn't overcome the loss of starters Sean Stringfellow and De'Andre Smith to injuries. Tony Dukes had a game-high 28 points for the Mustangs and Josh Davis added 11, as Morrow lost its third-straight.

Forest Park 70, Stockbridge 56: The Panthers overcame a game-high 24 points from Stockbridge's Chris Davis in its victory over the Tigers in a Region 4-AAAA game Saturday.

Dante Campbell had his second double-double of the season with 10 points and 11 rebounds for Stockbridge (6-3, 3-2).

Girls Basketball

Morrow won consecutive games for the first time this season with a 52-36 victory over Lovejoy in a Region 4-AAAAA game Saturday.

Chatil Bradford led the way with 16 points for the Lady Mustangs (4-3, 3-1), while Katamara Maxwell added 11.

Morrow has won three of its last four since struggling in its season-opening Arrowhead Classic Thanksgiving Tournament.