McCain scores 22 to lead Lady Raiders past Tiftarea Academy

Published 6:28 pm Wednesday, January 15, 2020

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CHULA, GA – Southland Academy junior forward Holly McCain scored 22 points and hauled down nine rebounds to lead the Lady Raiders to another Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) Region 3-AAA victory over Tiftarea Academy by the score of 45-33 on Tuesday, January 15, in Chula, GA.

With the victory, the Lady Raiders improve their overall record to 12-2 and are now 2-0 in the Region 3-AAA standings.

SA freshman guard Riley Mitchell was also in double figures with 10 points and junior guard Maddie Crisp scored nine. Freshman guard Morgan Weaver scored three points and tallied three assists, while junior guard Reese Roland scored one point and had six steals.

Up next for the Lady Raiders is a trip down to Albany to face an extremely strong Deerfield-Windsor club (15-2, 3-0) on Thursday, January 16. Tip off for that game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.