PREP NOTEBOOK: N-C's Gibbs' records triple-double
A triple-double by post player Kadesha Gibbs helped lift the Newton-Conover girls basketball team to a 83-29 victory against East Lincoln on Friday.
Gibbs scored 18 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and recorded 10 steals in the victory. Taylor Petty led the team in scoring with 26 points, while Shynese Whitener added 20 points and six steals.
St. Stephens 41, Bunker Hill 25
Morgan Bibey and Keyona Hicks each scored nine points, leading the Lady Indians basketball team to its second win of the season over the Lady Bears.
Newton-Conover 48, East Lincoln 44
The Red Devils (3-2) scored eight points in overtime, lifting them to the overtime victory against East Lincoln on Friday, 48-44.
Lee Mitchell and Kevin Halloway each scored 12 points for Newton-Conover.
Leading East Lincoln were the duo of Tyler Brock and Garrett Young, who combined to score 22 points.