The Whale Branch girls continued their hot start to the season with a 49-36 win over visiting Wade Hampton on Monday.
Kynew Barnwell poured in 19 points and Zhani Thompson added 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead the way for the Warriors, who led by just two at halftime before pulling away. Erin Rivers ripped down 17 boards to go with four points.
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Thompson and Rivers each had seven offensive rebounds as the Warriors grabbed 18 offensive boards overall.
The Warriors (5-0) host St. John’s to open Region 7-1A play Jan. 5.