The Riverdale and Stewarts Creek boys advance to the District 7-AAA Tournament semifinals with wins Thursday night.
The seventh-seeded Red Hawks used a 26-2 run late first quarter and through the rest of the half enroute to a 67-50 upset win over three-seed Siegel. Brayden Jackson led Stewarts Creek with 20-points. Terrell Brown had 18. Dallas Campbell-Green scored 23 for the Stars. Stewarts Creek will play second-seeded Oakland Saturday afternoon at 6:30.
Riverdale outscored La Vergne 14-to-3 in the third quarter on their way to a 42-38 win. The Warriors were led in scoring by Coby Grubbs 14 while Jonathan Matthews chipped in 9. The Wolverines got 13-points from Robjhay Bush. Riverdale will battle one-seed Blackman at 3:30 Saturday afternoon.
FRIDAY SCHEDULE (Games on NewsRadio WGNS)
6:00pm Smyrna vs. Siegel girls
7:30pm Blackman vs. Oakland girls
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16
7AAA B: Riverdale 42, La Vergne 38
7AAA B: Stewarts Creek 67, Siegel 50
8AA B: Central Magnet 59, York Institute 44
8AA G: Livingston Academy 54, Central Magnet 37