Hosting Dragons handle Tigers
Boyd leads game with 22 points
PETERSBURG — Appomattox Regional Governor’s School controlled their home court to defeat Sussex Central 50-34. Jada Boyd led ARGS with 22 points and her teammate Rae Henderson scored 13. Hitting threepointers for ARGS were Ashanti Jordan and Siani Nero.
Najah Patterson led Sussex with 10 points - all of them coming in the fourth quarter - and hit the team’s lone three pointer of the game.
With their victory over Sussex, the ARGS Dragons improved to 6-5.
The Dragons rolled out to a 26-10 halftime lead behind 14 points from Boyd. The sophomore’s inside game was on fire as she netted four two-point buckets in her 11-point first quarter effort. Henderson contributed eight points in the first half.
Appomattox Regional Governor’s School’s Jada Boyd (at left) scored a game-high 22 points for the Dragons in their 50-34 home game win over Sussex Central on Thursday.
Appomattox Regional Governor’s School’s Rae Henderson (left) on the move against a Sussex Central defender.