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Warren Central and Vicksburg junior high players fought it out in three games Monday



Gators Tyler Carter goes up for the shot. (photo by Cedric Tillman)

Vicksburg Junior High hosted three Warren Central Vikings teams last night.

The eighth-grade Gators defeated the Vikings in the boy’s match 60-42.

Tyler Carter led the Gators with 27 points and 11 rebounds. Davian Williams also added 11 points for the Gators to help secure the victory as the Gators (12-0)  are still ranked No. 1.

By the end of the third quarter, the Gators were up 47-32 before they dominated in the fourth quarter to seal the victory.

Lazaveon Sylvester led the Vikings in points by scoring 11 on the night.

In the Warren County eighth-grade girls versus Vicksburg Junior High girls game, the Lady Vikings and the Gators played a tough battle, but the Vikings came out on top 33-20.

Z. Harvey led the Vikings with 21 points on the night. She made more points by herself than the entire Gator basketball team. By halftime, the Vikings had a 15-10 lead, but in the second half of the game, the Vikings dominated to seal the victory.

T. Boyd led the Lady Gators with 6 points on the night in the loss against the Vikings.

In the seventh-grade boy’s game, both teams were hungry for a victory, but the Gators came out on top in a 21-9 victory.

Mincer Minor would lead the Gators with 10 points on the night. He scored more points than the entire Vikings team.

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