Madi Story scored 41 points in Bandys’ 97-46 playoff victory over Central Davidson on Monday.
Story, who finished the night 17-of-23 from the field, also scored her 1,000th career point for the Lady Trojans (25-2).
Taylor Sigmon added a double-double for Bandys with 15 points and 10 rebounds, while Jesse Story pitched in 14 points.
Newton-Conover 82, West Lincoln 25
Behind 24 points from Shynese Whitener and 22 points from Taylor Petty, the Lady Red Devils advanced to the second round of the playoffs.
N-C senior Kadesha Gibbs also recorded her 1,000th career rebound as a Lady Red Devil.
She finished the night with 12 points.
Sophomore Lanecia Williams also scored 12 points.
Other first-round playoff scores
Ashe County 70, Maiden 37
Hickory 85, East Henderson 44
Enka 68, Fred T. Foard 56
West Caldwell 70, Newton-Conover 51
West Stokes 63, Bunker Hill 49
Hickory 74, South Point 48
Freedom 53, Fred T. Foard 49