May River’s girls showcased their defensive prowess Monday, downing Allendale-Fairfax 38-7 in the Earl Campbell Preseason Tournament at Whale Branch.
The Sharks stymied the Tiger offense from the start, taking an 11-2 lead after one quarter before surging to a 23-6 halftime advantage. May River’s locked-in defense allowed just one point during the entire second half as the Sharks rolled to their first victory of the season.
Morgan Scott excelled in the paint for Jermaine Bigham’s group, leading the team with 12 points. Casey Laing scored six, and Morgan Kronimus added five.
May River (1-1) battles South Effingham on Tuesday.
By Wes Kerr