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Lady Eagles beat CRA
The Hillcrest Lady Screamin' Eagles slipped past CRA 47-45 in overtime in senior girls basketball Friday night at Lynn.
CRA led 26-24 at halftime and the game was tied 33-33 heading into the fourth quarter. Hillcrest's Samantha Blevins hit a buzzer-beater at the end of regulation to send the contest into overtime.
Lindsey Crews sank a pair of free throws with four seconds remaining in the extra period to lift the Lady Eagles to the victory.
Blevins led Hillcrest with 18 points, and Crews had 12.
The Hillcrest junior high girls defeated CRA 48-12.
The senior Lady Eagles defeated Tuckerman 51-41 on Jan. 4 at Tuckerman.
Kellie Beasley, Blevins and Lindsey Crews each scored 11 points for Hillcrest.
In junior girls action, Hillcrest defeated Tuckerman 37-22.
In a senior boys contest, the Tuckerman Bulldogs defeated Hillcrest 72-57.
Tuckerman led 19-16 at the end of the first quarter, 34-29 at halftime and 48-39 after three periods.
Hillcrest's Dylan Wooten led all scorers with 24 points, while Zach Doyle netted 10 points for the Screamin' Eagles.