PREP NOTEBOOK: Indians improve to 8-3

St. Stephens 51, Bandys 39

Chris Hefner scored 11 points and Kerigan Farley added 10 points to lead the Indians (8-3) to a non-conference victory against the Trojans.

St. Stephens turned a one-point lead in the first quarter into a 32-22 lead at halftime. That distance carried through the rest of the game, pacing the Indians to their second win over the Trojans.

Hayden Deal led Bandys (0-9) with 12 points.

Girls basketball

Bandys 80, St. Stephens 26

The Lady Trojans made 80 percent of their free throws and had 21 assists, improving to 9-0 with a victory against the Lady Indians.

Four Lady Trojans scored in double-digits, including 16 points by Chelsey Queen and 15 each from Madi Story and Taylor Sigmon to lead Bandys (9-0).

Victoria Lavelle scored 13 points to lead St. Stephens (3-8).

Prep wrestling

Fred T. Foard 67, Burns 6

106: Ricky Bonds (F) wins by forfeit
113: Dylan Cassidy (F) major dec. Brandon Shull 13-4
120: Mike Vincent (F) pinned Brandon Crider
126: Tyler Moses (B) dec. Jimmy Santolli 10-8 in OT
132: Ben Pitts (F) pinned Gavin Mode
138: Gilbert Brooks (B) dec. Tate Blanton 7-1
145: Jeremy Fredell (F) dec. James Smith 11-10
152: Ben Hughes (F) pinned Stephen Bird
160: Trevor Cook (F) wins by forfeit
170: Hayden Albert (F) pinned Jules Bruchard
182: Chris Finley (F) pinned Ali Proctor
195: Zack Edwards (F) pinned Tiqueece Brown
220: Nick Rotenberry (F) pinned Nathan Wray
285: Dylan Curtis (F) pinned Ian Gragg

Fred T. Foard 52, Mitchell County 12

106: Kyler Hoilman (M) dec. Lane Bonds 10-6
113: Dylan Cassidy (F) pinned Juan Guardian
120: Michael Vincent (F) tech fall Levi Richardson 15-0
126: Colten McKinney (M) dec. Caleb Griffin5-0
132: Ben Pitts (F) tech fall Devin Rowe 16-0
138: Tate Blanton (F) major dec. Logan McKinney 14-0
145: Ben Hughes (F) dec. Jubal Church 8-5
152: Jeremy Fredell (F) dec. Daniel Bomar 7-5
160: Hayden Albert (F) tech. fall Stephen Bomar 115-0
170: Chris Finley (F) pinned Michael Burleson
182: Christian Ohmer (F) pinned Tanner Buchanan
195: Zack Edwards (F) Dillon Ledford
220: Nick Rotenberry (F) dec. Dustin Byrd 7-3
285: Hunter Robertson (M) pinned Dylan Curtis

College basketball

Sandhills Community College 86, Catawba Valley C.C. 76

The Buccaneers trailed by 10 at halftime to the No. 4 ranked Flyers and couldn't get any closer than that margin in the second half.

Will White and Terence Pol both scored 18 points for CVCC (4-8), who concludes play for the first semester.

Derrick Townes led Sandhills (15-1) with a game-high 19 points.

CVCC's next home game is on Jan. 7 when they face Wake Tech Community College at the Tarlton Complex at 2 p.m.