10:01 pm December 26, 2012, by Prep Zone
Naples Holiday Shootout
North Gwinnett 67, Marist (Ill.) 42: Senior point guard Lexie Brown scored 22 points and had seven assists to lead the Bulldogs to a first-round win over Marist (Ill.). Coach Bryan Sellers’ squad led 16-8 at the end of the first quarter, but a dominant run in the second period led to a 25-point lead prior to the half. Also for the Bulldogs, senior forward Peyton Whitted had 14 points and 14 rebounds, junior shooting guard Joshlyn Belcher had 12 points and junior post Stephanie Amechia scored 10 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.
AJC updates from the world of high school sports in metro Atlanta and Georgia
Vacation stops, manage subscriptions and more