May River’s girls used a stifling defensive effort to claim a 31-18 road win over Region 8-3A rival Battery Creek on Tuesday.
Gracyn Drury scored 11 points and Addison Black added six to lead the Sharks, who held the Dolphins to two points in the first half.
Starr Reed collected 10 points, eight rebounds and seven steals to lead Battery Creek.
May River (10-6, 3-0) hosts Wade Hampton on Friday. Battery Creek (4-11, 0-4) travels to Summerville for a non-region game Friday.